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Climate Change: A Case of Boiling Frog Syndrome?

Photographer and mountaineer David Breashears describes how he finally became aware of the effects of climate change in the Himalaya. more

Climate Change at High Altitudes (Complete)

Photographers Ian Teh and David Breashears present their images from the frontiers of global warming in a discussion with Orville Schell. more
Kirk Pedersen.

Artist Talk with Kirk Pedersen

Pedersen shares his experience championing less-seen views of Asian cities. more
Kirk Pedersen.

Members Brunch with Kirk Pedersen

This members-only program features a Q&A between Pedersen and Bridget Bray. more
India through Kulwant Roy's Lens

India Through Kulwant Roy's Lens

Join scholars Indivar Kamtekar and Aditya Arya as they explore the historical significance of Roy’s work. As we approach Independence Day, travel back in time to view India through the lens of Kulwant Roy. more
A camel loaded with the possessions of its nomadic owners looks off into the distance in China's Xinjiang province on June 6, 2014. (Xiaolu Chu/Getty Images)

Photos: For Kazakh Herdsmen, Epic Cross-Desert Migration is Annual Rite of Summer

In remote northwestern China, Kazakh herdsmen complete a long migration each year through the Gobi Desert. more
Kirk Pedersen, "Nissin Central District, Hong Kong," 2009. Inkjet print. Courtesy of the artist.

'Urban Asia': A Photographer's Lens Captures Cities in Constant Flux

On the eve of his exhibition at Asia Society Texas Center, photographer Kirk Pedersen describes his creative process and his belief that "ordinary things can be beautiful too." more
Kirk Pedersen, Nissin Central District, Hong Kong, 2009, Inkjet print, Courtesy of the artist.

Asia Society’s Latest Exhibition Parallels Houston’s Growth with Urban Asia

Kirk Pedersen's contemporary photographs highlight charged relationship between resident and city. more

Urban Asia: Kirk Pedersen

Kirk Pedersen explores urban Asia through a camera lens, composing intentional perspectives that highlight the charged relationship between resident and city. 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