Her Stories: Fifteen Years of the South Asian Women’s Creative Collective
Curated by Jaishri Abichandani
Assistant Curator: Josheen Oberoi
Exhibition Dates: August 11, 2012–October 7, 2012
Opening Reception: Saturday, August 11, 3–6pm
@ Queens Museum of Art
New York City Building
Flushing Meadows Corona Park
Queens, NY 11368
NEW YORK, NY—JULY 11, 2012—SAWCC is proud to present Her Stories: Fifteen Years of the South Asian Women’s Creative Collective, on view at the Queens Museum of Art from August 11th, 2012 to October 7th, 2012. In celebration of our 15th anniversary, Her Stories is a retrospective look at SAWCC’s past and present, featuring the creative works of over a hundred diasporic South Asian women artists, filmmakers, musicians, dancers, and writers, with an installation of archival photographs, publications, and ephemera. Please visit http://www.sawcc.org/her-stories for more information.
Samira Abbassy, Jaishri Abichandani, Nida Abidi, Fariba Alam, Indrani Ashe, Shelly Bahl, Anjali Bhargava, Monica Jahan Bose, Marcy Chevali, Nandini Chirimar, Ruby Chishti, Poulomi Desai, Mariam Ghani, Roya Farassat, Chitra Ganesh, Hayat Gul, Aisha Abid Hussain, Vandana Jain, Mona Kamal, Jesal Kapadia, Asma Kazmi, Tara Kelton, Amber Khokhar, Sarita Khurana, Swati Khurana, Pooneh Maghazehe, Annu Mathew, Samanta Batra Mehta, Jayna Mistry, Sabelo Narasimhan, Yamini Nayar, Bhanu Palam, Shruti Parekh, Amruta Patil, Kaveri Raina, Sa’dia Rehman, Tara Sabharwal, Sadia Salim, Negin Sharifzadeh (Moss), Pallavi Sharma, Meenakshi Thirukode, Anahita Vossoughi, Nazneen Ayyub Wood.