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Sun Xun, "Magician Party and Dead Crow," 2013, installation (wall painting, ink and color on paper, paper sculpture, and other materials). Courtesy Edouard Malingue Gallery, Hong Kong.

Slideshow: Two-Day Forum to Highlight 'Creative Urgencies' of Contemporary Asian Art

As a vibrant slideshow demonstrates the range of current Asian artistic practice, ACAW Associate Curator Xin Wang offers insights into the two-day event at Asia Society New York. more

Director Q & A: Howard Weinberg on 'Nam June Paik & TV Lab: License to Create'

Documentary filmmaker Howard Weinberg discusses his work-in-progress, a look back at the pioneering Television Lab at WNET/Channel 13 in New York City in its 1970s and early '80s heyday. more
Paul D. Miller aka DJ Spooky performs two pieces inspired by Nam June Paik, "Electric Imaginary" and "Seoul Counterpoint," at Asia Society New York on October 25, 2014.

DJ Spooky Goes 'Future Forward' in Two-Part Homage to Nam June Paik

The composer and mixed-media artist describes how Nam June Paik has inspired his own work, and how he sees himself as extending Paik's legacy into the 21st century. more
Eric Gamalinda (L), author of "The Descartes Highlands" (Akashic Books, 2014).

Book Excerpt: 'The Descartes Highlands' by Eric Gamalinda

A complex and compelling story of two young men who share a biological father and a family secret, but grow up continents apart, each unaware of the other. more
Paul D. Miller aka DJ Spooky (L) and Rami Seo on kayagŭm (R) performing 'Paik Variations I-III' at Asia Society New York on Sept. 8, 2014.

Video: DJ Spooky Engages with Nam June Paik's Legacy in 'Paik Variations I-III'

Watch: hypnotic highlights from Paul D. Miller aka DJ Spooky's collaboration with choreographer/dancer Jonah Bokaer. more

DJ Spooky and Jonah Bokaer's 'Paik Variations I-III'

Composer Paul D. Miller aka DJ Spooky and choreographer/dancer Jonah Bokaer present their Asia Society commission at the gala opening of "Nam June Paik: Becoming Robot." more
Bavand Behpoor, from "Trashing Performance," London, 2011. Presented by Performance Matters, documentation by Christa Holka. Behpoor will present at Asia Society New York during the two-day ACAW forum on Oct. 26 and 27, 2014.

Interview: Director Previews 'Studio Visit, on a Communal Scale' for Asian Contemporary Art Week 2014

Leeza Ahmady offers a glimpse of what to expect from ACAW's signature event in 2014. more
Left: Unknown artist, Jar with Dragon Design, 18th-19th Century, Porcelain with underglaze blue design, National Museum of Korea, Seoul, Right: Tsukioka Kogyo, One Hundred Plays: Hagoromo, 1925 – 1928, Colored ink woodblock on paper, Courtesy of Ruth Chandler Williamson Gallery, Scripps College.

Unveiling the East: Discovering the Cultural Heritage of Korea and Japan

This cross-curricular workshop will examine aesthetics and depictions of beauty in Japanese and Korean art. more
Sun Xun, "Magician Party and Dead Crow," 2013, installation (wall painting, ink & color on paper, paper sculpture, and other materials). Courtesy Edouard Malingue Gallery, Hong Kong.

ACAW Signature Event: FIELD MEETING (Day 2)

In this two-day forum, artists, curators, and institutional leaders based in Asia and beyond will present recent projects and initiatives through lecture-performances, talks, and discussions. more

Chloe Dao Brings Fashion and Style to Fall Leo Bar

Fashion designer Chloe Dao talks about her inspiration, career, and culture at October's Leo Bar. more