Sensational India Festival

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Peabody Essex Museum's Sensational India is a family-oriented weekend festival f

Peabody Essex Museum celebrates an unparalleled 200-year legacy of cultural exchange with India through the 'Sensational India!' Festival! Explore and experience the creativity and dynamism of contemporary Indian culture during this annual weekend-long festival. Inspired by the modern, contemporary and traditional Indian art, families can discover today's India through dance, food, musical performances, visual art and storytelling.

A weekend filled with family fun and events includes:

  • Saturday & Sunday:
    • MASSART DESIGN COLLECTIVE Exhibit
    • Story Time:
    • Demonstration: Lessons on a Loom
    • Dance Performance: Rama Vaidyanathan
    • Drop-in Activity: Textile Printing
    • Indian Classical Music Performances
    • Art Making Workshop: Vintage Textile Bracelets
  • Saturday Only:
    • Presentation: Modernism in Indian Art
  • Sunday Only:
    • Presentation: Designing Google's Art Project

There's also a Bollywood Dance Party for adults aged 21 and over on Saturday Night!

When: 
Saturday, April 5, 2014 10am-5pm
Sunday, April 6, 2014 10am-5pm
Prices: 
Included with Museum Admission
Phone: 
978.745.9500
Email: 
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