Beyond Bollywood: Indian Americans Shape the Nation Exhibit

Event at Asian American Resource Center



Time Price
Mon, 9am - 11:59pm
Free

The City of Austin's Asian American Resource Center (AARC), in partnership with South Asian Austin Moms (SAAM), is proud to host Beyond Bollywood: Indian Americans Shape the Nation, a traveling exhibition created by the Smithsonian Institution.

Through a vibrant collection of photographs, artifacts, art and interactive learning stations, visitors will experience the Indian American story and explore the many dynamic roles Indian Americans have played in shaping America. Complementing the exhibit, SAAM will host eight docent and educational programming days. Activities include group gallery tours, specialized programming that cover topics on Indian Immigration history, Indian Classical Dance, and Indian Jewelry, and special events such as an Indian regional fashion show, author readings, lectures, and a film screening.

Beyond Bollywood: Indian Americans Shape the Nation was created by the Smithsonian Asian Pacific American Center and the Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition Service. The City of Austin Parks and Recreation Department, Museums and Cultural Programs Division is an affiliate of the Smithsonian Institute.

The exhibition is presented in partnership between City of Austin's Asian American Resource Center (AARC) and South Asian Austin Moms (SAAM). Free and open to the public.



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