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SAWCC is looking for new board members! This is an exciting way to become more involved with our community of South Asian women and gender non-conforming folks. We welcome committed, collaborative, creative professionals and supporters of the arts with an interest and/or experience in administrative, financial, and fundraising roles. SAWCC is entirely volunteer-run, and all[…]
Thursday, May 24 | 7-10 PM @ Asian American Writers’ Workshop 112 West 27th Street #600 New York, NY 10001 $5 suggested donation (no one will be turned away) RSVP HERE Join us to celebrate the launch of Marianna’s Beauty Salon, Bushra Rehman‘s first collection of poetry. Rehman is author of Corona, a dark comedy on[…]
Screening of “A Suitable Girl” with Directors Sarita Khurana and Smriti Mundhra | Saturday, April 7, 2–5PM
Date & time: Saturday, April 7, 2018, 2-5PM Venue: Queens Museum (New York City Building, Queens, 11368) Free and Open to the Public on a first come basis, no advance ticketing or RSVPs available. SAWCC co-presents Screening of A Suitable Girl with Directors Sarita Khurana and Smriti Mundhra on Saturday, April 7th, 2-5PM at Queens[…]
Date & time: Sunday, March 4, 2018, 11AM – 5PM Location: Kickstarter HQ (58 Kent St, Brooklyn, NY 11222) RSVP through Eventbrite SAWCC is partnering with Kickstarter for their 2018 Art + Feminism Wikipedia Edit-a-thon— a collaborative campaign to help improve the coverage of women in the arts on Wikipedia! Join us at Kickstarter HQ in Greenpoint,[…]
Date & time: Saturday, February 10, 2018, 12-3 PM Location: NYU Department of Social & Cultural Analysis, 20 Cooper Sq, Fl 4th, New York, New York 10003 Please join us for a conversation that delineates strategies employed by South Asian feminists to occupy public space in South Asia as well as New York City. Shilpa Phadke,[…]
The South Asian Women’s Creative Collective stands in solidarity with the #metoo movement and Jaishri Abichandani (artist, curator, and founder of SAWCC) as she organizes a collective, silent performance-protest at The Met Breuer on Sunday, December 3rd, 4-5 PM. Jaishri recently shared her experience of photographer Raghubir Singh– who currently has an exhibition up at the Met[…]
The South Asian Women’s Creative Collective (SAWCC) has served South Asian women since 1997 and has earned a reputation for showcasing cutting-edge work that deals intelligently with issues of gender and cultural representation.
is a nonprofit arts organization dedicated to the advancement, visibility, and development of emerging and established South Asian women artists and creative professionals by providing a physical and virtual space to profile their creative and intellectual work across disciplines.
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