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Arts
 /  New York

Chinese Museums in the 21st Century (Complete)

NEW YORK, March 16, 2014 — In conjunction with Asia Week 2014, scholar and curator James C.Y. Watt, former Director of the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art and Chinese art historian Marc F. Wilson, and Asia Society Museum Director Melissa Chiu discuss how Chinese museums are changing ideas of history and scholarship, addressing audiences in new ways, and grappling with a new generation of private collectors. (1 hr., 32 min.)

Asia Week 2014 at Asia Society


Business
 /  New York
Zaw Oo, Anoop Singh, and Suzanne DiMaggio assess what steps need to be taken next to bolster Myanmar's economy.
Business
 /  New York
An international panel of experts looks at the transition underway in Myanmar, highlighting the country's economic and political outlook.
William Dalrymple describes how his research in Afghanistan underscored parallels between the first Western occupation in the 1840s and NATO's more recent involvement there.
William Dalrymple on the first Western invasion.
Full concert: Cambodian long-neck guitar master Kong Nay performs at Asia Society New York.
Arts
 /  New York
Three of Cambodia’s most prominent contemporary artists reflect on the situation of the arts in Cambodia today.
Policy
Indian Ambassador Shyam Saran explains why he views "free and fair" elections as crucial to Afghanistan's future stability.
Policy
Ambassador Shyam Saran outlines India's regional foreign policy in light of the impending American drawdown from Afghanistan.
Drawing on stories from Afghanistan, Nepal and India, a panel focuses on the importance of educating girls and young women.
Lifestyle
 /  New York
Asia Society New York offers a step-by-step look at the making of its signature cocktail.
Business
 /  New York
Joseph Stiglitz discusses the threat rising inequality poses to stability and growth, and outlines how both China and the U.S. are responding (or not) to that threat,
Business
 /  New York
Nobel Prize-winning economist Joseph Stiglitz discusses the causes and impacts of income inequality and assesses Asia's rising economies.