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Mel Chin, Our Strange Flower of Democracy, 2005; Installation view, New Orleans Museum of Art, 2014; Bamboo, river cane, burlap, coir (coconut twine), mahogany, steel, bottle caps; Courtesy of the artist

Major Mel Chin Survey Travel to Four Houston Museums on January 17

The most expansive survey of artist Mel Chin’s work to date opens January 17. more
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Slideshow: Interactive Nam June Paik Installation Lets Museum Visitors Shoot and Share

Enjoy a gallery of trippy Instagram images from Asia Society Museum's "Three-Camera Participation/Participation TV," part of the exhibition "Nam June Paik: Becoming Robot." more

In Concert: Myanmar's Kyaw Kyaw Naing

Burmese composer and percussionist Kyaw Kyaw Naing performs with his ensemble at Asia Society's 2012 Awards Dinner. more
The Kunqu Opera in performance of the Peony Pavilion

The Northern Kunqu Opera

Relive the Northern Kunqu Opera's recent performance of the much acclaimed Peony Pavilion in Mumbai. more
Mohsin Hamid, author of "Discontent and Its Civilizations" (Riverhead Books, 2015). (Author photo: Jillian Edelstein)

Mohsin Hamid—'Discontent and Its Civilizations'

Pakistani author Mohsin Hamid returns to Asia Society with more than a decade's worth of nonfiction in "Discontent and Its Civilizations." more
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Asia Society Presents! Common Practice 21C: Classical, Contemporary, and Cross-Cultural Music

This unique performance explores classical and contemporary music from the United States, China, Taiwan, and beyond. more
(Courtesy of Vanessa Vo)

Asia Society Presents! Vân Ánh (Vanessa) Vo in Concert

Emmy Award-winning Vietnamese musician Vanessa Vo presents a progressive crossover concert. more
(Courtesy of Pusaka)

Asia Society Presents! Wayang Kulit— The Shadow Play of Kelantan

Experience the mystical wonder of Malaysia's ancient shadow puppetry tradition. more
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Asia Society Presents! Shujaat Khan & Kayhan Kalhor: Persian and Indian Improvisations

Shujaat Khan, Kayhan Kalhor, and Sandeep Das beautifully weave ancient musical traditions. more

Young Professionals: Lunar New Year Leo Bar Featuring DJ Sun

This Lunar New Year Leo Bar spotlights Houston Press Music Hall of Famer DJ Sun. more