Arts & Culture

Asia/Live Performance
Eko Nugroho and Wayang Bocor January 12–14, 2017

Eko Nugroho at Asia Society

New Report: 'Making a Museum in the 21st Century'

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Complete video from daylong symposium.
Grammy Award winners perform hour-long set following community workshop.
Pair’s search for man turns lurid as nuclear war threatens city of Mumbai.
Sri Lankan visual artist Senaka Senanayake provides a guided tour through his environmental-themed exhibition in Mumbai.
Oct. 28: 'Meet the Author' event at Asia Society New York.
The headline really says it all. Press play to watch a puppet-sized King of Pop perform one of his biggest hits ... sequin glove, moonwalk and all.
Video, photos, speeches from daylong symposium.
Epic tales from Hindu mythology came to vivid, kinetic life in a joint presentation by the Royal Thai Embassy and Asia Society.
KHOU anchor toasts Filipina racing sensation at redesigned series launch.
Two renowned exponents of Bharata Natyam and Odissi demonstrate and discuss their respective art forms.
The River Oaks Chamber Orchestra previews its 2013-2014 season.
Journalist Daniel Brook traces architectural evolution of Shanghai and Mumbai.
Mahsa Vahdat returns for evening rich in Persian music traditions, voices.
Shoji Kameda, Kaoru Watanabe, and Sumie Kaneko bridge East and West, old and new.
Southeast Asia night market creates street scene of flavors, delights for opening.
"People of my generation saw hope in the West; young Asians these days see opportunity in China," says author of "Five Star Billionaire."
Jeet Thayil and Dev Benegal discuss Thayil's prize-winning novel "Narcopolis."
Houstonians have a novel way to beat the heat and learn something new at Asia Society Texas Center in August.

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.