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Asia Week 2024 March 14-22
  • The Met’s Annual Distinguished Lecture on the Arts of South and Southeast Asia

    The Met’s Annual Distinguished Lecture on the Arts of South and Southeast Asia

    Bhadrakali, destroyer of the universe, from a Tantric Devi series (detail). (India, ca. 1660–70). Opaque watercolor with gold, silver and green beetle-wing case on paper. Image: 9 1/16 x 8 1/4 in. (23 x 21 cm); Framed: 12 1/2 in. x 11 5/8 in. x 3/4 in. (31.8 x 29.5 x 1.9 cm). The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, Howard Hodgkin Collection, Purchase, Gift of Florence and Herbert Irving, by exchange, 2022 (2022.243). Image © Ashmolean Museum, University of Oxford

    The Metropolitan Museum of Art is pleased to present Howard Hodgkin and India: Reflections on Art Making and Collecting, their Annual Distinguished Lecture on the Arts of South and Southeast Asia on March 15th from 6-7pm. Sign up today and join experts close to Howard Hodgkin, including his partner of thirty-three years, Antony Peattie, for a personal look at the artist and collector’s lifetime engagement with India and Indian painting.

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