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Vishakha Desai: Asia Society, A Model in Asian Art

President Emerita Vishakha N. Desai reflects back on the exhibitions that put Asia Society at the forefront of Asian art in America. more

Wasserstrom on China Japan Island Dispute

Asia Society Fellow Jeffrey Wasserstrom weighs in on China and Japan's dispute over islands in the East China Sea. more
Indonesian dance troupe Nan Jombang performing 'Rantau Berbisik.' (

Interview: Rachel Cooper on Indonesia's Envelope-Pushing Dance Troupe

Asia Society's Rachel Cooper shares some insights into Nan Jombang, performing at Asia Society New York on October 6. more

Chinese Characters: Ordinary People as Interesting People

Panelists Xujun Eberlein, Howard French, and Megan Shank recall their experiences visiting and living in China. more

Chinese Characters with Jeffrey Wasserstrom (Complete)

Author and editor Jeffrey Wasserstrom leads a panel discussing China's fast-changing cultural and social landscape. more
'Lin Tianmiao: Bound Unbound' is on display at Asia Society Museum in New York City through January 27, 2012.

Video: 'Bound Unbound' Traces Chinese Artist Lin Tianmiao's 20-Year Progression

Contemporary Chinese artist Lin Tianmiao draws on personal experience and materials like thread and fabric to create dynamic, large-scale installations. more

Art in China Now with Melissa Chiu (Complete)

NEW YORK, September 13, 2012 — Asia Society Museum Director Melissa Chiu examines the latest trends in the Chinese art scene. more

Melissa Chiu: Evolving Chinese Art

Asia Society's Museum Director traces key trends in Chinese contemporary art. more

Erin Mee: The Intricacies of Kutiyattam

NEW YORK, September 8, 2012 — NYU theater professor Erin Mee discusses the history and structure of the oldest surviving form of Sanskrit theater from Kerala, India called Kutiyattam. more

Kutiyattam: The Abandonment of Sita (Complete)

South Indian group Natanakairali perform The Abandonment of Sita through Kutiyattam, the oldest surviving form of Sanskrit theater from Kerala, India. more