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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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Also, watch a complete live concert from the legendary Cambodian singer for free at 8 p.m. Saturday night New York time at AsiaSociety.org/Live.
This weekend, Asia Society India Centre offers access to one of the most important contemporary art venues.
This Wednesday, Asia Society Hong Kong offers a chance to hear renowned contemporary artist Hiroshi Senju discuss his career and creative vision.
A cautionary tale of 19th-century imperial hubris that still resonates today.
Catherine Maudsley and Melissa Lee discussed opportunities for emerging talent in Hong Kong's art scene.
Collectors, dealers, auction houses, and academics participated in a workshop on Hong Kong's role in Chinese art collecting.
Perceptions of Western culture, entering the market, and Sino-American collaborations.
The Survivor winner discusses his participation in CYJO's Kyopo Project, the Korean diaspora, and raising hapa children.
BP Diversity Series speaker, Yul Kwon, recounts journey that led to television career.
Celebrated play makes regional premiere at Texas Center.
Janice Pariat on realities of life in northeast India.
Divakaruni participated in a wide-ranging conversation about her latest novel with St. John Flynn.
In pictures: A stunning new rendition of the Persian national epic encompasses traditional styles dating back hundreds of years.
For those of you looking for a little more information on what Stewart's directorial debut will be about, we've got you covered. Maziar Bahari appeared at Asia Society New York in 2011 to discuss 'Then They Came For Me.'
A successful two-day event in Pakistan's cultural capital leads to speculation that literary festivals just might be the country's "new soft power."
DJ Kalkutta and DJ SUN lit up the Museum District with a night of exotic beats.
A new group exhibition encompasses 22 artists and collectives from the Indian subcontinent, Indonesia, Malaysia, Myanmar, the Philippines, Singapore, Thailand and Vietnam.
As Ang Lee and 'Argo' took home big honors last night, we reflect on the Asian impression left on the Academy Awards.

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.