The legendary architect, film director Zhang Yimou, and eight others were recognized for their achievements.
The philanthropist Abdul Sattar Edhi, who died on Friday at 88, rose above his country's divisions.
Asia Society looks back through the camera lens at some of its most colorful moments of the year.
The Nobel Peace Prize winner and her father Ziauddin appeared at Asia Society on Saturday to promote a new documentary profiling their incredible story.
Kevin Rudd profiles Chinese president Xi Jinping in TIME’s 'The 100 Most Influential People' issue, which includes nearly 20 individuals with ties to Asia.
Asia 21 Young Leader Yusra Sami Askari reflects on her interview with the education activist — it was intended to focus on the Nobel Peace Prize, but was overshadowed by the Peshawar tragedy.
In a video message from England, the 17-year-old Nobel laureate offers encouraging words: "We girls in Swat, we have proved that when you speak up for your rights, you can really bring change."
The Alibaba founder and Pakistan's Malala Yousafzai were among the "array of remarkable Asians" recognized at a gala event in New York City.
"Both of those awards are going to people who have really championed the causes of children in very different ways," the Asia Society President and CEO told WNYC's Brian Lehrer.
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