These unconventional gatherings at the Peabody Essex Museum feature cocktails and conversation, art making and music, culinary demonstrations and surprising experiences. Also on the third Thursday of every month, the entire museum stays open from 10 am to 9:30 pm.
This month, on February 21, the theme is Hot Fusion, Explosive Global India
Experience street food, music and a fresh serving of the hottest Indian-American writers, as PEM''s Atrium is transformed into Cafe Samovar, Bombayâ??s artistic and intellectual hotspot. Join this fascinating conversation about art, books, America and global India, with Pulitzer-Prize finalist Suketu Mehta, along with authors Rajesh Parameswaran and Rishi Reddi.
March 21 - Artopia
April 18 - Free Form
May 16 - Dirt
June 20 - Indivisible: We the People in Black, White and Gray
July 18 - White Nights
August 15 - Double 7
September 19 - 80 Days
October 17 - Kung Fu Fighting
November 21 - Manga Nation: Japanese Design and the American Graphic Novel
December 19 - Wrap-Up