National Indo-American Museum has its new home! In line with this, there will be an opening exhibition: “E/MERGE: Art of the Indian Diaspora”
The new museum can be found at the Umang and Paragi Patel Center, 815 S Main Street, Lombard, Illinois. E/MERGE will run until May 15, 2022.
Museum/exhibition visiting hours:
open Thursday to Sunday, 1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Group tours are available by appointment.
A series of thoughtfully curated programs awaits visitors scheduled throughout the run of E/Merge: Art of the Indian Diaspora.
These programs will explore themes expressed by the artists and enrich understanding of the work on display. Sessions will engage the public in talks and exhibiting artists, dialogue with diasporic scholars on the meaning of being Indian American, virtual artist studio visits, performances and panel discussions.
Expertly designed children’s programs will engage youth in creating art with the goal of interpreting their heritage traditions.
Admission at the door is as follows:
$5 for adults (10% discount for groups of 10 or more)
Admission is free for children younger than 12 (except groups)
All programming is subject to change.