Past Events

Past Events

Collecting Paradise: Buddhist Art of Kashmir and Its Legacies.
March 29, 2015, 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Mary and Leigh Block Museum of Art Northwestern University, 40 Arts Circle Drive, Evanston, IL 60208

The Indo-American Heritage Museum welcomes friends to join a free docent-guided tour of Collecting Paradise: Buddhist Art of Kashmir and Its Legacies. The exhibition features over sixty objects created between the 8th and 16th centuries in the Kashmir Valley and western Himalayas. Originally designed for religious purposes, these objects are highly valued by westerners for […]

Amazing India
February 15, 2015, 12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Navy Pier – Crystal Garden, 600 E Grand Ave, Chicago, IL 60611

  Indo-American Heritage Museum (IAHM) along with Consulate General of India brought the fifth annual “Amazing India” cultural mela (festival) to Chicago’s Navy Pier’s Crystal Garden Feb. 15 The cold afternoon was warmed up with folk dances, music, arts activities, historic displays, mehndi (henna art) and tasty food. Consul General Ausaf Sayeed and IAHM President […]

Marigold Merriment
November 9, 2014, 2:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Segundo Ruiz Belvis Cultural Center, 4046 W. Armitage Ave, Chicago, IL 60639

An event to celebrate IAHM accomplishments, honor our supporters, and accept the donation of our first major artifact. Join the IndoAm Heritage Board for an afternoon of music, dance, and celebration. Make a splash by wearing your most vibrant marigold colors. Light refreshments to follow presentation. There is ample street parking in the neighborhood. It’s […]

A Taste of India
August 24, 2014, 4:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Tiffin Indian Kitchen, 2536 W. Devon Ave., Chicago, IL

Discover the diversity of Indian culture and community on Chicago’s Devon Avenue, an iconic street for Indian sari boutiques, jewelry shops, groceries, restaurants, and more. Meet at Tiffin Indian Kitchen to begin the walk on Devon Avenue with Indo-American Heritage Museum docents. Then return to the Tiffin Indian Kitchen for a full dinner including dishes […]

June 18, 2014, 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
The Field Museum, 1400 South Lake Shore Drive, Chicago, IL

Field Museum President Richard Lariviere, sutradhar Kareem Khubchandani, panelists Karim Ahamed, Ami Gandhi, Tanya Gill, Gauri Rangrass and IAHM’s Lakshmi Menon share their personal concepts of India and engage the audience in a lively exploration of what defines India for each of us.

NIAM’s programs showcase Indian American talent in all arenas, including dance, music, film, theater, photography, science and literature.

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