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Celebrate Chitra Ganesh

A Night with DJ Rekha, Special Tours, and Performances

Friday, May 4, 2018
6:00 PM–11:00 PM

You are invited to attend the festivities for artist and Rubin Museum fellow Chitra Ganesh. Plan for a night of art, exploration, future-gazing, and music by DJ Rekha.


  • Start the evening with a free dialogue, facilitated by the art collective BUFU in our Art Lounge at 5:00 PM.
  • Hear celebratory remarks on Chitra Ganesh from the Museum’s leadership at 6:45 PM.
  • Join us for docent-led tours of The Scorpion Gesture and Face of the Future at 7:00 PM and 8:00 PM.
  • Attend a performance by artist Jacolby Satterwhite in our theater at 7:00 PM.
  • Watch a special screening of the 1956 sci-fi film Forbidden Planet, introduced by Chitra Ganesh, at 9:30 PM.
  • Groove to music in the K2 Lounge by DJ Rekha 6:00″“11:00 PM and enjoy happy hour 6:00″“7:00 PM.


Chitra Ganesh: Face of the Future and The Scorpion Gesture are made possible by Rasika and Girish Reddy, Manoj and Rita Singh, Akhoury Foundation, and contributors to the 2018 Exhibitions Fund.


Image Credit
Chitra Ganesh (b. 1975, Brooklyn, NY); Rainbow Body (still); 2018; digital animation; courtesy of the artist

FREE Museum admission and tours

Program tickets and refreshments available for purchase