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The museum will waive admission to the galleries through March 3!
Asia Society Southern California's special screening of "Ash is Purest White," followed by a Q&A with Jia Zhangke, one of China's most critically acclaimed directors.
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 /  India
The third edition of Asia Arts Game Changer Awards India took place on February 1, 2019 at the Taj Mahal Hotel, New Delhi.
Photos from the 2019 Asia Arts Game Changer Awards India in Mumbai, January 18, and New Delhi, February 1.
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 /  Hong Kong
A big round of applause for the winners of Expressing Self – Inspired by Pan Yu-Lin art competition!
Lunar New Year festivities included a special puppetry performance; a Family Day of arts and crafts, dances, demonstrations, and more; and free games, activities, and performances at The Galleria.
Watch video of the dynamic discussion with Justin Chon, Anita Gou, Richie Mehta, Lulu Wang, and Janet Yang
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 /  Southern California
A conversation that explores the profound change in landscape and what it portends for Asians in independent and studio films
This fall, Asia Society Texas Center is pleased to partner with the producers of the ZEE Jaipur Literature Festival (JLF) to present the return of JLF@Houston on September 13–14, 2019.

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 /  New York
Author Simon Winchester talks with China scholar John Major about his book, The Man Who Loved China, and the book's subject, Joseph Needham— a British scientist who eventually became the Western world's preeminent Chinese scholar.
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 /  New York
Asia Society Museum Director Melissa Chiu talks to Atul Dodiya, Arani Bose, and Hugo Weihe to examine current issues, emerging trends, and new directions in India's contemporary art scene.
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 /  New York
Moderator Phillippe Koutouzis speaks with Beijing artists Tie Ying and Xu Zhongmin during Asian Contemporary Art Week 2008.
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 /  India
The Bollywood veteran reflects on changes taking place on both sides of the camera.
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 /  New York
Author Anupama Chopra, filmmaker Vidhu Vinod Chopra, screenwriter Abhijat Joshi, and NYU's Tejaswini Ganti analyze the Bollywood phenomenon with Richard Allen.
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 /  New York
Artist Zhang Huan talks with Asia Society Museum Director Melissa Chiu about his work and career in Beijing, New York, and Shanghai.

Upcoming Events

  • Film
     /  New York
    21 Feb 2019
    6 - 8 p.m.
    Filmmaker Andrei Severny and chef Vikas Khanna discuss Severny's documentary 'Buried Seeds,' a film that tells Khanna's extraordinary rise from poverty to Michelin-starred chef.
  • 23 Feb 2019
    1:45 - 4 p.m.
    The Tale of Ping Pong Pig is a story with lots of fun and hidden jokes included, and it is once again brilliantly illustrated by Harry Harrison, Hong Kong’s famous award-winning cartoonist. Let’s come to join us for a fun-filled afternoon o
  • Meet the Artist
     /  Texas
    24 Feb 2019
    2 - 3 p.m.
    Immerse yourself in the world of classical Chinese dance and ballet through a lecture by Beijing Dance Theater choreographer Wang Yuanyuan at Asia Society Texas Center, following SPA's presentation of "Hamlet" at Jones Hall on Friday, February 22.
  • Meet the Author
     /  Hong Kong
    26 Feb 2019
    6:30 - 8 p.m.
    In this presentation, Weijian Shan, author of the famous memoir Out of Gobi, will recount his remarkable personal story of his exile to the Gobi Desert for hard labor amidst the turmoil of Mao Zedong’s Cultural Revolution.
  • Special Event
     /  Hong Kong
    01 Mar 2019
    12 - 12 p.m.
    India by the Bay returns to Hong Kong. Come and experience India's cultural dynamism!
  • Tour
     /  Hong Kong
    01 Mar 2019
    3:45 - 5:30 p.m.
    Join us on a guided visit to the 3-storey 1930s eclectic architectural style Haw Par Mansion restored and revitalized under the HKSAR Government’s Revitalising Historic Buildings through Partnership Scheme.
  • Tour
     /  Switzerland
    02 Mar 2019
    2 - 4 p.m.
    Asia Society Switzerland lädt Sie auf eine private Führung durch die Ausstellungen «Punk auf Indonesisch» und «Chinarchy» ein, in der die zwei Fotografinnen jeweils die Geschichten hinter ihren Bildern erzählen.
  • Special Event
     /  New York
    05 Mar 2019
    6:30 - 9:30 p.m.
    Food and lifestyle platform founder Danielle Chang moderates a discussion on Asian influence in today's health and wellness space, featuring modern herbalist Stanley George and specialty food and health product market director Sophia Tsao.