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Asia Society Museum Receives $2 Million Grant from the Mary Livingston Griggs and Mary Griggs Burke Foundation

Grant will be used to establish a new endowment at Asia Society, The Mary Griggs Burke Fund, dedicated to exhibition development, as well as related educational programming. more
Asia Society President and CEO Josette Sheeran (left) and UNESCO Director-General Irina Bokova sign agreement to work together to implement Global Citizenship Education at global, regional, national and/or school levels. (UNESCO/P. Chiang-Joo)

UNESCO, Asia Society Sign New Partnership to Advance Global Citizenship Education

UNESCO Director-General Irina Bokova and Asia Society President and CEO Josette Sheeran, sign agreement to work together to implement Global Citizenship Education at global, regional, national and/or school levels. more
Asia Society announced today that it is opening a center in Switzerland, extending the Society's footprint into Europe for the first time.

Asia Society Opens First Center in Europe

Asia Society Switzerland, based in Zurich, to hold inaugural program in January 2016 more
COAL + ICE exhibition on display in Paris during COP21 climate talks. (Leah Thompson/Asia Society)

U.S. Ambassador's Residence in Paris Hosts Exhibition Documenting the Consequences of Coal During COP21

COAL+ICE, a documentary photography and video exhibition and project of the Asia Society's Center on U.S.-China Relations, opened November 30th at the Hôtel de Pontalba. more
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Arts and Cultural Leaders Gather in Hong Kong for Second Asia Society Arts & Museum Summit

Recognizing Threats to Cultural Heritage in Asian Arts, Summit Focuses on Paths to Assure Asia’s Cultural Legacy. more
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Asia Society Celebrates Tenth Anniversary of 'Asia 21'

Asia-Pacific’s preeminent young leadership summit to feature more than 100 alumni, Asia Society co-chair Ronnie Chan, former U.S. General David Petraeus, filmmaker David Holbrooke, former political prisoner Maziar Bahari. more
Public tours COAL+ICE exhibition at the Vanke Cente in Xuhui District, Shanghai. (Frank Ortmanns)

Exhibition Documenting Consequences of Fossil Fuels Use Opens in Shanghai

The documentary photography exhibition features 32 artists whose work visually narrates the complex chain of consequences triggered by mankind’s use of fossil fuels. more
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Asia Society Southern California Announces Partnership with the Shanghai International Film Festival

U.S.-China Film Summit teams up with China’s most prestigious film festival to promote international collaboration. more
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Asia Society New York Presents New Philippine Cinema, Nov. 14-22

Includes Q&A with director Isabel Sandoval; screening of Thy Womb by Cannes’ Best Director winner Brillante Mendoza. more
Grace Nono, Charles Wandag, Bo Razon, and Faisal Monal.

Renowned Philippine Vocalist Grace Nono and Ensemble to Perform at Asia Society New York

In Voicing the Ancestral Sacred, Grace reclaims and revitalizes oral and aural traditional performances of the precolonial Philippines. more