Private Moments & Public Cultures: Reflections on South Asian Feminist Art & Activism, Swati Khurana

Event time: 
Tuesday, April 23, 2019 - 4:30pm to 6:00pm
Henry R. Luce Hall (LUCE ), 202 See map
34 Hillhouse Avenue
New Haven, CT 06511
Event description: 

Swati Khurana is a NY-based artist, writer, and activist. She has presented her visual art in solo exhibitions at Chatterjee & Lal (Mumbai), A/P/A Gallery at NYU, Safari Gardens (The Gambia) and Diaspora Vibe (Miami), and over a hundred group exhibitions and festivals. Her writing has been published in The New York Times, Guernica, Chicago Quarterly Review, The Offing, The Rumpus, and in the Good Girls Marry Doctors anthology. In 1997, she was a founding member of SAWCC–the South Asian Women’s Creative Collective. She has received fellowships from support from New York Foundation for the Arts, Vermont Studio Center, and Center for Fiction for her novel-in-progress The No.1 Printshop of Lahore. She holds an MFA in Fiction from Hunter College, an M.A. in Studio Art & Art Criticism from NYU, and a B.A. in History from Columbia University.