Transform Your Writing: Writing and Wellness Workshop with Sweta Vikram | June 3, 12PM – 2PM

Image courtesy of Sweta Vikram Date & Time: Saturday, June 3, 2017, 12PM – 2PM Place: Asian American Writers’ Workshop​, 112 West 27th Street (between 6th & 7th Avenues), New York, NY 100010 Workshop Fee: $10 Limited spaces available, advance sign-up required. To sign up, send a brief email stating your interest to info@sawcc.org Many[…]

SAWCC & Two Truths Present: Alternative Facts: Live Stories | June 1, 7PM

Image courtesy of Sa’dia Rehman When your head is spinning from the alternative facts that a bumbling, fascist government is throwing your way, come out and set the record, your mind, and your body straight with some good old-fashioned truth-telling and dancing. This year, to celebrate 20 years of arts and resistance, SAWCC is hosting[…]

Archival Resistance

The South Asian Women’s Creative Collective (SAWCC) is pleased to present Archival Resistance, an afternoon of discussion, strategy-sharing and artistic activation in conjunction with our 20th anniversary visual arts exhibition, ​Archival Alchemy. At a moment when South Asian communities, women, and immigrant neighborhoods like the Lower East Side are being targeted by an evidence-averse administration,[…]

Curator’s Walkthrough of “Archival Alchemy”

With Saisha Grayson at Abrons Arts Center, April 27th, 6:30-8PM Join Saisha Grayson, SAWCC’s 2017 visual arts exhibition curator, for a walkthrough of Archival Alchemy at Abrons Arts Center on April 27, 6:30-8PM. This tour will provide visitors with details about the exhibition, the artworks on view, and insight into Grayson’s curatorial process. Saisha Grayson[…]

“Archival Alchemy” SAWCC’s 20th Anniversary Exhibition

Curated by Saisha Grayson | At Abrons Art Center April 6–May 10, 2017 Opening Reception: April 6, 6-8PM Venue: Abrons Arts Center​, H​enry Street Settlement, 466 Grand Street (at Pitt Street) New York, NY 10002 Participating Artists:​ Golnar Adili; Marium Agha; Blank Noise (Jasmeen Patheja and fellow Action Heroes: Sapna, Anon, Freshly Divorced, Unrelentless Furiosa);[…]

That’s Not How I Remember It: Exploring Memory Through Wine & Art

Venue: DAG Modern Location: The Fuller Building, 41 East 57 Street, Suite 708, New York, NY 10022 Date: Friday, December 16, 5pm – 8pm Price: Includes wine tasting and guided tour, $20/ one person, $35 two Join SAWCC for an exclusive wine tasting and guided art tour at DAG Modern gallery to explore memory and identity in wine and art. Denise[…]