CALLING ALL CREATIVES!! Growing Up Asian In America (GUAA) 2023 is Open!

Online Event , United States

Growing Up Asian In America Hosted by AACI and in partnership with NBC Bay Area, Growing Up Asian in America (GUAA) is an annual art, essay and video contest that reaches thousands of Bay Area students in Kindergarten through 12th grade. Founded 25+ years ago, GUAA encourages young Asian Americans to take pride in their […]


Virtual Event , United States

Among the sculptures visitors encounter in the Detroit Institute of Arts’ gallery of Indian and Southeast Asian art is a life-sized yogini goddess from southern India, carved from stone sometime between the late ninth and mid-tenth century. Embodying both attractive and threatening characteristics, she projects an unmistakable power. In the temple for which she was […]


Virtual Event , United States

For over two thousand years, artists in the Indian Subcontinent have depicted Hindu deities through a wide range of media, frequently innovating when new techniques and materials became available or in response to social or religious changes. One such moment occurred during the 19th century in the city of Calcutta (now Kolkata), when new technologies […]

Vidushi Kala Ramnath at StanfordLive

The Studio 327 Lasuen Street, Stanford, CA, United States

Vidushi Kala Ramnath performs with her “Singing Violin” in a duo performance with Pandit Abhijit Banerjee on the tabla. Her playing has been featured on the Grammy-nominated Miles from India project. Her compositions have appeared on the Grammy-winning album In 27 Pieces and the Kronos Quartet’s 50 For The Future. The UK-based Songlines magazine hailed […]


525 Los Coches St, Milpitas, CA 95035, USA

INDIA COMMUNITY CENTER’S FIRST ICC SOUTH ASIAN BRIDAL SHOW & HANDICRAFT FAIR Planning a wedding or browsing for Indian art and handicrafts? ICC’s South Asian Bridal Show and Handicraft Fair is the place to go! OUR AIM is to be the largest Expo for all things Indian while supporting the community! So come and support […]

Bharatanatyam Arangetram by Avya Poddatoori

Hofmann Theater Lesher Center for the Arts 1601 Civic Drive, Walnut Creek, CA, United States

Avya Poddatoori, student of Shyamjit Kiran & Viraja of Kalakshetra, will be performing Bharatanatyam, a classical South Indian dance form.


Nritya Samvaad – Conversations Through Dance

shman Family JCC (Koshland Theatre), 3921 Fabian Way, Palo Alto CA 9430 CA, United States

Shambhavi’s International School of Kathak is excited to invite you to a mesmerizing evening of dance and celebration to honor the legendary Kathak artist, Pandita Maneesha Sathe, on her 70th birthday. Together with her talented daughter-disciple, Shambhavi Dandekar, Maneesha ji will present ‘Nritya Samvaad - Conversations Through Dance’. Proceeds from the event will go towards […]

Meenakshi Kalyanam-A classical bharathanatyam dance drama

Mission City Center for Performing Arts 3250 Monroe St, Santa Clara, CA 95051, Santaclara, CA, United States

A classical bharathanatyam dance drama from Shri Krupa dance company , Bay area with live orchestra


Indrayani Kathi

Hammer Theatre center N 3rd St, San Jose, CA, United States

To honor the age old Maharashtrian tradition of 'Pandharpur Wari' (a 21-day pilgrimage), Maharashtra Mandal Bay Area (MMBA) and Mudra Performing Arts is bringing you, Indrayani Kathi (On the banks of Indrayani), a multi-dimensional live performance that promises to be an unforgettable experience. Folk dances, classical dances and theatre will mesmerise you as you experience […]

Opening Day Celebration for The de Young Open

de Young Museum 50 Hagiwara Tea Garden Dr, San Francisco, CA, United States

Join us for the opening day of The de Young Open exhibition. Celebrate the Bay Area’s artistic communities and the featured artists from Alameda, Contra Costa, Marin, Napa, San Francisco, San Mateo, Santa Clara, Solano, and Sonoma including South Asian artist Ashima Yadava. This all-day, free event includes live performances by local musicians, food trucks, pop-ups, […]


Beyond the Sharp Edge: Iconography of Indic Arms

Virtual Event , United States

Indian arms and armor are frequently adorned with auspicious and sacred imagery to induce shakti (divine power) to enter them, thus transforming functional objects into implements that hold within them the quality of numen—magical or divine power. This presentation will survey the varieties of Hindu sacred images—goddesses, gods, demi-gods, mythological beasts—that adorn arms and armor of the Indian […]


Bharatanatyam Margam – Traditional South Indian Dance Performance

Midpen Media Center Studios 900 San Antonio Rd, Palo Alto, CA

Traditional Bharatanatyam Margam presented by Priyanka Raghuraman for Yuva Bharati's Pratibha Concert Series. The performance will feature popular classical compositions of renowned composers like Adi Shankara interwoven with humorous works of writers like Sri Kalki and presented in a vibrant solo format. Priyanka is a multidisplinary Performing Artist, Teacher and Choregrapher based in the Bay […]