April 4 - April 5, 2009
The Peabody Essex Museum celebrates the art and culture of India in its many splendid forms with a weekend-long festival ? Sensational India! Join us for this two-day event in our galleries and performance spaces where we'll present India's remarkable visual and performing arts. Expect remarkable dance, music, film, food, hands-on art activities and more. Find a moment of respite in our new exhibition ReVisions, Indian Artists Engaging Traditions - featuring works of painting and sculpture contemporary Indian artists and the masters who influenced them. Families, hear tales from India read by storytellers, learn your fortune from a parrot and make your own finger puppets!