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Collection and Exhibitions

Asia Society Texas Center

Collection and Exhibitions

Asia Society Museum, New York

Collection and Exhibitions

Asia Society Hong Kong

Arts Initiatives

Asia Arts Game Changer Awards

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 /  Asia 21 Young Leaders
Asia 21 Young Leader E. Tammy Kim reviews Bong Joon-ho's new film, "Parasite."
Honorees include Bob Weis, JUNG Ji-hoon (aka the RAIN), WANG Leehom; and Wei ZHANG
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 /  Australia
The official opening of the Asia Society Australia Centre, Hawker Ball, at the National Gallery of Victoria.
Complete videos from "the greatest literary show on Earth," including Bollywood actress Manisha Koirala, astrophysicist Priyamvada Natarajan, festival co-founders Sanjoy K. Roy and William Dalrymple, and many more.
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 /  Philippines
October 1, 2019-- Asia Society launches its bookstore, Leo's Library. Expand your cultural knowledge one book at a time!
Xiaoze Xie's most recent exhibition traces the history of forbidden works and its influence in shaping Chinese society as we know it today.
As part of nation-wide Museum Day on Saturday, September 21, Asia Society Museum is offering free admission for two to anyone with an official Museum Day ticket.
Following the previous year's debut, JLF Houston returned to Asia Society Texas Center for two days of speakers, music, and thought-provoking panels.
Asia 21 Young Leader Sana Mir is named a 2019 Asia Game Changer by the Asia Society.

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MUMBAI, August 2, 2008 – Deborah Baker, author of A Blue Hand: The Beats in India, speaks on a panel with Prabodh Parikh, Adil Jussawala, and Jerry Pinto.
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 /  New York
Shirin Neshat, Nicky Nodjoumi, and Ramsey Clark discuss Iran's Ardeshir Mohassess and his art.
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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.

Upcoming Events

  • Performance
     /  New York
    17 Oct 2019
    3 - 6 p.m.
    Drawing upon Javanese mysticism and a self-devised sleep laboratory, renowned performance artist Melati Suryodarmo premieres a durational performance work that explores the power and consequences of dreams.
  • Performance
     /  New York
    18 Oct 2019
    5 - 8 p.m.
    Drawing upon Javanese mysticism and a self-devised sleep laboratory, renowned performance artist Melati Suryodarmo premieres a durational performance work that explores the power and consequences of dreams.
  • Tour
     /  Switzerland
    18 Oct 2019
    6:30 - 8:30 p.m.
    Outside of the Kunsthaus Zug's opening hours this exclusive tour will introduce you to contemporary Aboriginal paintings from the private collection of Pierre and Joëlle Clément. With the director they will guide us through the exhibition.
  • Film
     /  Hong Kong
    19 Oct 2019
    12:45 - 4 p.m.
    《行者》以真摯迷人的影像詩,記錄國際級編舞家林麗珍的生活與創作。放映後,無垢舞蹈劇場藝術總監林麗珍,將與香港著名舞台劇演員暨教育工作者吳偉碩(梵谷)對談。兩位將分享他們關於「身體」的經驗與方法。 The Walker by Singing Chen documents Lin Lee-chen's creativity. Lin and theatre actor Andy Ng Wai-shek will discuss "the body"
  • Workshop
     /  Hong Kong
    19 Oct 2019
    2:30 - 5:30 p.m.
    於這次的水墨大師班,邀請了香港著名書法家徐沛之於班上和大家一同探討周綠雲的多個技法,參加者可嘗試使用不同水墨和材枓,如把鹽、炭粉、麵粉,在不同紙質上做出的特別水墨效果。
  • Performance
     /  Hong Kong
    20 Oct 2019
    2:30 - 4:30 p.m.
    《緩行中的漫舞》,觀眾將藉由近距離觀賞演出,以及親身體驗無垢藝術總監林麗珍老師獨創發展出的訓練方式,達到動靜皆宜的內化自在。Poetry in Motion provides an inside look at the world of Legend Lin Dance Theatre, founded by Lin Lee-chen.
  • Film
     /  Switzerland
    22 Oct 2019
    6:30 - 9 p.m.
    The first feature film by the celebrated Chinese artist Xu Bing, constructed entirely from footage of surveillance cameras and live-streaming sites in China into a disturbing narrative of the 21st century.
  • Performance
     /  Texas
    25 Oct 2019
    7:30 - 10 p.m.
    Rock out on the hill and experience a dynamic new sound where rap and world music collide in this concert by Grand Tapestry at Miller Outdoor Theatre.