New York Asia society organized Season of India reception. The event was graced by Sandeep Chakravorty, Consul General of India New York.
Asia Society Museum provides one platform for art and culture which presents various forms of art under one roof. In its reception event, Asia Society provided information on Art exhibition to be held on September 13th. Boon Hui Tan, Director, Asia Society said that it is about people and their dreams. It will connect the younger generation to its fundamentals.
Sandeep Chakravorty, Consul General of India New York said that “Flagship event of Asia Society India program would be an exhibition of the Bombay Progressives. It was a group of very eminent artists of India. Right after independence, they got together such as M.F. Husain, Souza and Ram Kumar amongst others who really defined new India in terms of their vision of their craft and their art. Asia Society will bring many original works of the Bombay Progressives.” Dignitaries appealed the community to attend the exhibition in the
month of September and bring their younger generation as well since it will be an opportunity to connect them back to their roots.
Source: TV Asia Bureau