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Eko Nugroho and Wayang Bocor January 12–14, 2017

Eko Nugroho at Asia Society

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Featuring more than 100 outstanding works of art, Wondrous Worlds: Art & Islam through Time & Place will showcase the long history, vast geographic expanse, and amazing diversity of works of art in the Islamic world.
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The Dutch-Filipino artist was recognized with the prestigious Baloise Art Prize at Art Basel.
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The Japanese actress will appear in the award-winning musical 'Chicago.'
The Korean-American writer discusses her work profiling Japan's marginalized Korean population.
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Scholar and curator John Guy offers insight into archeological findings providing historical context to the Belitung shipwreck.
Over 2,400 guests attended the annual festival to watch community performances, shop local vendors, feast on fusion food, and take part in creative activities.
With the restoration of her family's century-old shop, Mei Lum is showing that the neighborhood is more than just dim sum and fake handbags.
"The idea of growing up being a 'foreigner' in the country I was living in has made me look at everything from an outsider's perspective."
A conversation between Japanese and American writers as part of the annual PEN World Voices Festival.
More than a millennium after its zenith during the Tang Dynasty, Sino-West Asia economic ties are growing once again.
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Asia Society celebrated its groundbreaking spring exhibition with a dazzling Tang Dynasty Ball.
Singapore’s Siong Leng Musical Association performs imaginative interpretations of the classical music tradition.

Upcoming Events

  • Tour
     /  Texas
    13 Jan 2018
    3:00pm - 4:00pm
    Join Asia Society for a docent-led tour of our 'Wondrous Worlds' and 'Zheng Chongbin' exhibitions.
  • Tour
     /  Texas
    10 Feb 2018
    3:00pm - 4:00pm
    Join Asia Society for a docent-led tour of our 'Wondrous Worlds' and 'Zheng Chongbin' exhibitions.
  • Family Activity
     /  Texas
    17 Feb 2018
    12:00pm - 4:00pm
    Welcome the Year of the Dog with performances, art and craft activities, and food inspired by Lunar New Year traditions across Asia!
  • Performance
     /  Texas
    20 Apr 2018
    8:00pm - 9:30pm
    Combining South Asian classical dance, live music, multimedia, and theater, "The Forgotten Empress" is a dynamic dance drama based on the life of Empress Noor Jahan.
  • Performance
     /  Texas
    21 Apr 2018
    8:00pm - 9:30pm
    Combining South Asian classical dance, live music, multimedia, and theater, "The Forgotten Empress" is a dynamic dance drama based on the life of Empress Noor Jahan.