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 /  Switzerland
On December 3 2018, at last event of the year of Asia Society Switzerland, 150 people rushed into the chapel of the Helferei in Zurich’s old town. They came to see Uli Sigg,the world’s foremost collector of contemporary Chinese art and Kai Strittmatter, journalist and foreign correspondent to China.
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 /  Switzerland
Once more we have asked our members, this year's speakers as well as our colleagues all over the world what they have been reading lately. Here is our list of book recommendations, a selection for the travelling the world through windows of time and space – page by page.
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 /  Northern California
A Film about Remembering the Nanjing Massacre
Video and photos from the ninth annual U.S-China Entertainment Summit & Gala Dinner
Video and photos from the ninth annual U.S-China Entertainment Summit & Gala Dinner
Video and photos from the ninth annual U.S-China Entertainment Summit & Gala Dinner
Asia Society Texas Center is offering Houstonians a special gift this holiday season: FREE exhibition admission throughout the entire month of December.
Dancers and musicians from the court of Sultan Hamengkubuwono X performed traditional Indonesian dances including the bedhaya, accompanied by a gamelan ensemble.
The class of 2018 — 30 extraordinary selectees from across Asia — traveled to the Philippines for discussion, celebration, and networking.

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 /  Southern California
The two filmmakers shared the stage at the 2018 U.S-China Entertainment Summit.
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 /  New York
The art critic and curator presents her extensive work covering the young artists from China who are marking their mark on the global art scene.
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 /  Southern California
Michelle Yeoh, who parleyed ballet training into acting in Hong Kong martial arts films, appeared in 'Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon,' played a Bond Girl, and starred in 'Crazy Rich Asians,' is honored as an Artistic Visionary.
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 /  Southern California
USC School of Cinematic Arts Dean Elizabeth Daley speaks about the power of building cultural and educational bridges as she is honored as an education pioneer.
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 /  Southern California
An Oscar-winning animator and a rising star director of a "girl gang" superhero movie explore blending American and Chinese cultures to tell stories for global audiences.
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 /  Southern California
How did a shark tale that went to market with a high budget but low expectations turn into the highest-grossing co-production with China? Hollywood and Chinese producers brought both cultures to bear in the marketing campaign.

Upcoming Events

  • AsiaStore Event
     /  New York
    12 Dec 2018
    12 - 3 p.m.
    Iranian-American Azin Valy merges fashion with social entrepreneurship through Cityzen by Azin, a luxury brand with a global consciousness.
  • Performance
     /  New York
    14 Dec 2018
    7:30 - 8:45 p.m.
    Nine and a Half Love is a stunning solo theater piece that combines poetry, myth and allegory in a darkly layered narrative about the regret of time past; frustration about destiny; and volatility of love.
  • Special Event
     /  India
    14 Dec 2018
    8 - 11 p.m.
    Asia Society India Centre celebrates the Times Litfest 2018! An evening of literature, music & banter
  • Performance
     /  New York
    15 Dec 2018
    7:30 - 8:45 p.m.
    Nine and a Half Love is a stunning solo theater piece that combines poetry, myth and allegory in a darkly layered narrative about the regret of time past; frustration about destiny; and volatility of love.
  • Workshop
     /  Hong Kong
    16 Dec 2018
    11 a.m. - 5:45 p.m.
    Learn the basic skills of landscape drawing during this fun workshop.
  • Workshop
     /  Hong Kong
    16 Dec 2018
    11 a.m. - 5:45 p.m.
    為了欣賞大自然的美麗,風景畫是一個重要的藝術主題。從15世紀開始,風景畫都以浪漫手法表達,並用來表達人性與全能的大自然的關係。在19世紀後期,印象派藝術家從畫室走到戶外,仔細研究和記錄大自然在不同光線和天氣下的變化。
  • Meet the Author
     /  New York
    10 Jan 2019
    6:30 - 8:30 p.m.
    Family dramas and personal struggles play out against the tumult of the 1979 Iranian Revolution in Rabeah Ghaffari’s compelling debut novel "To Keep the Sun Alive." At this book launch, author and filmmaker Ghaffari will be in conversation with artist Shirin Neshat.
  • Meet the Artist
     /  Texas
    12 Jan 2019
    2 - 3:30 p.m.
    Asia Society Texas Center welcomes artist Tiffany Chung to discuss her work as it relates to the current exhibition New Cartographies.