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Midnight to the Boom: Painting in India after Independence

Opening Day

Included with museum admission

Saturday, February 2, 2013 from 11am - 3pm

Location: Peabody Essex Museum

Midnight to the Boom: Painting in India after Independence

Film

NEW FORM AT THE FARM
An ASKlabs Film for the Keystone Trust
Produced by Alberta Chu
11-11:30 am and 2:30-3 pm | Morse Auditorium

A film about some of the works of renowned contemporary artist Anish Kapoor, one of the most influential artists today. Filmmaker Alberta Chu will be in attendance at both screenings.

 

Docent-led Gallery Tours

11:30 am and 2 pm | Meet at information desk
Tickets available on day of tour

 

Presentation

EXPLORING MIDNIGHT TO THE BOOM
1–2 pm | Morse Auditorium

Curator Susan Bean and Ajay Sinha, professor of art history at Mount Holyoke College, discuss the creation of Midnight to the Boom: Painting in India after Independence and illuminate the modern art movement in post-colonial India.

 


Made possible by the Lowell Institute

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