First Friday Leo BarVIEW EVENT DETAILS
Free admission, fun, and culture at a unique after-hours happy hour
Start your weekend with some art and culture—Asia Society's First Friday Leo Bar happy hour is a unique opportunity to see the new exhibition The Progressive Revolution: Modern Art for a New India for free! Celebrate Diwali with us at a special First Friday inspired by the holiday! The museum stays open late from 6–9 p.m., offering free admission, exhibition tours, drink specials, late night shopping at AsiaStore, music, and more inspired by Asia Society's Season of India.
- FREE MUSEUM ADMISSION
- EXHIBITION TOURS of The Progressive Revolution: Modern Art for a New India
- MUSIC by DJ Tikka Masala
- DRINK SPECIALS by Great Performances
- BEER TASTING by Bira 91
- INDIAN STREET FOOD available for purchase
- CRAFTS inspired by Diwali!
- ASIASTORE SPECIAL DISCOUNTS
Free admission. Cash bar.
Exhibitions on view at the museum:
The Progressive Revolution: Modern Art for a New India, September 14, 2018–January 20, 2019
A landmark exhibition of spectacular oil paintings from the 1940s to 1990s, by members of the Progressive Artists' Group. At a time of massive political and social upheaval, these artists gave visual form to the idea of India as secular, diverse, international, and united.
Tuan Andrew Nguyen: Letters from Saigon to Saigon, September 7, 2018–January 6, 2019
A recently acquired series of nine photographs by Tuan Andrew Nguyen, the works capture a correspondence between a young Vietnamese rapper and African American rapper Saigon.
Presented in part by State Bank of India, proud Supporter of the Season of India.
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