Her Stories: A Preview

Her Stories is in the news! The opening was a great success and the show has been reviewed by Holland Cotter of the New York Times. Please check out the Times write-up, photos, videos, and music from the installation and opening, and a list of literary works from the show below!

New York Times: Fifteen Years of the South Asian Women’s Creative Collective

Her Stories will be up at the Queens Museum of Art until October 7th—make sure to check it out before it closes!

A Selection of Featured Videos:

Her Stories: Featured Film and Video Part 1 from SAWCC on Vimeo.

1. “Even Grey Feels Blue” by Negin Sharifzadeh Moss
2. “Delicious” by Shruti Parekh
3. “What Remains” by Sarita Khurana and Chitra Ganesh

Her Stories: Featured Film and Video Part 2 from SAWCC on Vimeo.

1. “The Laughing Club” by Jesal Kapadia
2. “Poulomi’s Ode to Young-Hae Chang Heavy Industries and Alex” by Poulomi Desai
3. “Playing Gender” by Asma Kazmi
4. “Leonardo” by Tara Kelton

More are on display at the Queens Museum of Art!

Featured Artists:

Samira AbbassyJaishri Abichandani, Nida Abidi, Fariba AlamIndrani AsheShelly BahlAnjali BhargavaMonica Jahan BoseMarcy Chevali, Nandini Chirimar, Ruby Chishti, Poulomi Desai, Mariam Ghani, Roya Farassat, Chitra GaneshHayat Gul, Aisha Abid Hussain, Vandana JainMona Kamal, Jesal Kapadia, Asma KazmiTara KeltonAmber Khokhar, Sarita Khurana, Swati KhuranaPooneh MaghazeheAnnu MathewSamanta Batra Mehta, Jayna Mistry, Sabelo Narasimhan, Yamini NayarBhanu PalamShruti ParekhAmruta PatilKaveri RainaSa’dia RehmanTara Sabharwal, Sadia Salim, Negin Sharifzadeh (Moss)Pallavi SharmaMeenakshi ThirukodeAnahita Vossoughi, Nazneen Ayyub Wood.

Featured Literary Works:

“Her Stories” Booklist

Music:

Samita Sinha:
Pure Innocence , Kit Tak , Eri (Edit)Birds

Sonia Mehta:
Militant 24Extaa

Arooj Aftab:
Na Ja Balam Pardes (Live at Asia Society)Yaad Piya Ki Aey (Rebuild Pakistan)


August 17th, 2012

Category: Events, Featured, Film, Visual Art