The photographer Charlie Xia showcases a rare, unique perspective on China's landscape.
A young Buddhist devotee walks past rows of candles for Vesak Day celebrations at a Buddhist temple in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia on May 24, 2013. (Mohd Rafsan/AFP/Getty Images)
It's all work and some play for these world leaders. We take a look at Asian and American statesmen who show their athletic prowess.
Asia Society's Tumblr was recently chosen as one of Art Radar Asia's top 6 picks.
Fishermen cruise serenely through a mall and entertainment park along the bay in Manila, Philippines on May 31, 2013. (Veejay Villafranca/Getty Images)
An Indian boy washes himself with water to cool down in Amritsar, India on May 28, 2013. (Narinder Nanu/AFP/Getty Images)
A woman sits under a tree of letters from girls around the world at a conference on women's health in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia on May 30, 2013. (Rahman Rosian/Getty Images)
A new short video explores Asia Society's growing Chinese language programs and the impact they have on schoolchildren in the United States.
A woman poses for photos in the 798 Art Zone, an artist community, in Beijing, China on May 29, 2013. (Ed Jones/AFP/Getty Images)
A man finds refuge in the shade during a heat wave in Amritsar, India on May 22, 2013. (Narinder Nanu/AFP/Getty Images)
A child of the Rohingya minority group applies a traditional cosmetic paste at an IDP camp in Sittwe, Myanmar on May 18, 2013. (Soe Than Win/AFP/Getty Images)