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Women Artists of India Transforming Culture, Part 2:
Exhibition reception, Wed. June 25th

Vasudha Thozhur, Untouchable, 2001, oil on canvas, 95 x 75.5 inches

Rutgers community members and the general public are welcome to attend a reception to celebrate the exhibition: Tiger by the Tail! Women Artists of India Transforming Culture Part 2, on display at the Mason Gross School of the Arts Galleries, Civic Square Building, 33 Livingston Avenue, in New Brunswick. The exhibition reception will be held from 4:00 - 6:00 pm.

The exhibition features the work of artists Navjot Altaf, Arpana Caur, Sheba Chhachhi, Anju Dodiya, Rumana Hussain, Gogi Saroj Pal, Sonia Khurana, Shilpa Gupta, and Vasudha Thozhur. Tiger by the Tail! Women Artists of India Transforming Culture was organized by the Women's Studies Research Center, Brandeis University, Waltham, Mass., and was co-curated by Elinor W. Gadon, Wendy Tarlow Kaplan, and Roobina Karode.

Tiger by the Tail! Women Artists of India Transforming Culture Part 2 is part of the Mary H. Dana Women Artists Series, a project of the Institute for Women and Art and the Rutgers University Libraries.

The exhibition will continue through July 1, 2008. For more information on the reception or the exhibition, please contact Nicole Plett at nplett@rci.rutgers.edu or call 732-932-9407 ext. 27 or visit http://www.libraries.rutgers.edu/rul/exhibits/dana_womens.shtml

Posted June 5, 2008