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[…]

Between protest and pleasure: Feminists occupying public space | Saturday, February 10, 12-3PM

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,[…]

Apparatus of Power: Artist Talk with Shahzia Sikander | September 25, 6-8 PM

A Decolonizing Vision Speaker Series artist talk with visual artist Shahzia Sikander Date & Time: Monday, September 25, 2017, 6-8 PM Organizer: NYU Center for the Study of Gender & Sexuality Venue: 285 Mercer Street, 4th Floor This event is free & open to the public. Venue is accessible. This talk will explore Sikander’s pioneering practice that takes classical[…]

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

Image courtesy of Sweta Vikram Date & Time: Saturday, June 3, 2017, 12-2 PM 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 obstacles[…]

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[…]