The Art of Equality Labs - Opening Reception & Panel Discussion
First Friday, March 1, 6-8pm
Curated by Thenmozhi Soundararajan
Featuring: Khushboo Gulati | Maari Zwick-Maitreyi | Freedom Rios | Shrummi | Thenmozhi Soundararajan
Join us as we celebrate the opening of this retrospective exhibition with a reception and panel discussion featuring the artists and members of Equality Labs.
From End Caste Apartheid to Smash Brahminical Patriarchy: The Art of Equality Labs brings together the political art of the South Asian Bahujan American collective, Equality Labs. Equality Labs was formed in 2015 as the first South Asian American arts, organizing, and technology collective led exclusively by Dalit Bahujan Americans. Their work is dedicated to ending caste apartheid, gender based violence, islamophobia, and religious intolerance. This exhibition will explore their pathmaking work to break critical conversations around these issues that has remade our understandings of both South Asian and Asian American immigrant identity.
From End Caste Apartheid to Smash Brahminical Patriarchy: The Art of Equality Labs is on view Monday-Friday, 10am-6pm, from February 25 – April 12, 2019 at Asian Arts Initiative (AAI).
For more information, visit AAI's website.
Unlearning Caste Supremacy: Saturday, March 2, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. @ Asian Arts Initiative
*Asian Arts Initiative is designed as a mobility accessible facility, with access to all public floors and spaces, and seating accommodations for programmed events. Both non-gendered and individually isolating restrooms are available on each floor, all equipped with changing stations.