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'Nam June Paik: Becoming Robot' will be on view at Asia Society Museum in New York City from September 5, 2014 through January 4, 2015.

Watch: Asia Society Curator Michelle Yun on 'Nam June Paik: Becoming Robot'

Curator Michelle Yun introduces the Asia Society Museum exhibition dedicated to the artist whose work melded technology, fine art, and popular culture. more

Introducing 'Nam June Paik: Becoming Robot'

Michelle Yun, Asia Society's Curator of Modern and Contemporary Art, reflects on Nam June Paik's extraordinary contributions to video art both historically and in the present day. more

Nam June Paik: Becoming Robot

An exhibition focusing on Nam June Paik (1932–2006), a visionary artist, thinker, innovator, and the “father of video art.” more
'Shiva Ahmadi: Lotus' is on display at Asia Society Museum in New York City through August 3, 2014.

Watch: Iranian American Artist Brings Painting to Life in Mesmerizing Animation

Iranian American artist Shiva Ahmadi offers insight into "Lotus," expanding on the work's political undertones, stylistic inspirations, and the physical process of production. more

Shiva Ahmadi: On Creating 'Lotus'

Artist Shiva Ahmadi speaks about the political undertones behind her animation "Lotus," and how it relates to two Buddhas in Asia Society Museum's collection. more

Artist Profile: Shiva Ahmadi

Artist Shiva Ahmadi speaks about her evolving relationship to the tradition of Persian miniature painting, and how political themes have entered her art. more
Photograph by Pietro Francesco Mele, 1948. © Ethnographic Museum of the University of Zürich, VMZ 402.00.0498.

Photos: A Final Look at Tibet's Densatil Monastery Before Exhibition Closes

In 1948, an Italian photographer gave the world a privileged glimpse inside the storied Densatil Monastery in central Tibet. more
Asia Society Museum is located in New York City at Park Avenue and East 70th Street.

May 18: Asia Society Celebrates Art Museum Day with Free Admission

Free admission to all visitors on Sunday, May 18. more

Rirkrit Tiravanija: A Platform for 'Coming Together'

The Thai artist discusses ideas surrounding art and political agency, particularly with regard to his "Demonstrations" drawings. more

Okwui Enwezor: 'I Always Had ... a Change Agenda'

Acclaimed curator Okwui Enwezor shares a few thoughts on the role of the curator in the 21st century. more