Join us for a multi-group event at my favorite museum which also features a great happy hour and free Friday night admission to the museum! We will have name tags and introductions so it certain to be a great night.
We will have a reserved section near the DJ booth.
Friday nights Café Serai becomes the K2 Lounge, offering a special Pan Asian Tapas menu to accompany the evening's DJ and unique tours and programs (http://www.rmanyc.org/k2). Happy Hour runs from 6:00 - 7:00 p.m. with a 2-for-1 special on all beer, wine and well drinks.
Allegory and Illusion (http://www.rmanyc.org/nav/exhibitions/view/2282)
October 16, 2013 - February 10, 2014
Allegory and Illusion: Early Portrait Photography from South Asia presents approximately 120 photographs and a selection of albums, glass plate negatives, cabinet cards, cartes-de-visites, and postcards illustrating the rich tradition of portrait photography in India, Burma, Sri Lanka, and Nepal from the mid-19th century to early 20th century. The exhibition is organized in collaboration with the Alkazi Foundation for the Arts, New Delhi.
Find out more (http://www.rmanyc.org/nav/exhibitions/view/2282)
Count Your Blessings (http://www.rmanyc.org/nav/exhibitions/view/2130)
August 2, 2013 - March 24, 2014
This exhibition focuses on aesthetic and ritual aspects of the prayers beads used in Buddhist traditions of Tibet, Bhutan, Mongolia, China, Korea, Japan, Thailand and Burma. It addresses the origins of prayer beads 108 beads in a set, the structure of prayer beads, their materials and symbolism, and status versus practice aspects of their use.