This fall, WAM proudly presents Many Visions, Many Versions: Art from Indigenous Communities in India, a comprehensive exhibition showcasing non-mainstream Indian art. Many Visions, Many Versions focuses on work by contemporary artists from four major indigenous artistic traditions in India: the Gond and Warli tribal communities of central India, the Mithila region of Bihar, and West Bengal. The exhibition is divided into four broad thematic categories: Myth and Cosmology, Nature Real and Imagined, Village Life, and Contemporary Explorations. These sections…
Learn about life and culture in India through contemporary artists from four major indigenous artistic traditions at the exhibition preview party for Many Visions, Many Versions. Start the night by viewing Sacred Earth, a dance performance by Ragamala Dance Company that explores the interconnectedness between human emotions and the environment that shapes them. Groove to the sounds of DJ Chamun and nosh on small bites.
FREE admission. Cash bar (WAM members receive a free drink.)
Members Only Exclusive VIP Tour
6:00 – 7:00 p.m.
Join us for a private gallery tour of Many Visions, Many Versions with collectors Drs. Umesh and Sunanda Gaur followed by the public exhibition preview party. For Collector level members and above. Space is limited. RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org or (612) 626-5302.
Image: Ragamala Warli, photo by Ed Bock. Image courtesy of Ragamala Dance Company.
Many Visions, Many Versions: Art from Indigenous Communities in India was organized by BINDU modern Gallery and toured by International Arts & Artists, Washington, DC.
Many Visions, Many Versions is curated by Drs. Aurogeeta Das and David Szanton with assistance from consulting curator Jeffrey Wechsler.