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Latest Content

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 /  Switzerland
Asia Society Switzerland's book recommendations: ten books recommended by our members, guest speakers, and colleagues from around the world.
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 /  Philippines
In celebration of the Asia 21 Young Leaders Summit 2019, here is a video of the Asia 21 Young Leaders exploring the theme "Leading with Purpose in Turbulent Times" over 3 days in Manila 14 to 16 November 2018.
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 /  Hong Kong
Mila is going on tour in the U.S. in December 2019. Be immersed in this chamber opera that brings Hong Kong's domestic life into moving music and lyrics.
In addition to water and light, the exhibition makes use of wood and metal that Miya Ando has altered by natural physical treatment such as sculpting and charring, as well as by chemical and electrical processes.
Asia Society recognized Sana Mir, Jane Jie Sun, and other remarkable women in a stirring night in New York.
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 /  Switzerland
After the movie screening in October 2019 Uli Sigg talked about the movie «Dragonfly Eyes» and its creator, renowned Chinese artist Xu Bing. Xu Bing himself has answered some popular questions in a video.
A long-term artistic project questioning issues centering around water and its interlinkages with ecology, economy, politics, and behaviors.
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.
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 /  Asia 21 Young Leaders
Asia 21 Young Leader E. Tammy Kim reviews Bong Joon-ho's new film, "Parasite."

Video

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 /  New York
Highlights from a special performance and discussion with the celebrated Chinese calligrapher.
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 /  New York
The artist discusses hist recent body of work, seen in 'Xiaoze Xie: Objects of Evidence' at Asia Society Museum, with senior curator of modern and contemporary art Michelle Yun.
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 /  India
Conservation architect Vikas Dilawari discusses three recently restored Victorian-Gothic fountains in the Fort area of Mumbai: the Wellington Fountain, the Ruttonsee Mulji Jetha Fountain, and the Flora Fountain.
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 /  India
Filmmakers Avijit Mukul Kishore and Rohan Shivkumar discuss their documentary films Nostalgia for the Future and Lovely Villa, and the relationship between architecture and identity, in a conversation moderated by George Jose.
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 /  New York
Join the principal members of the creative team, including the Metropolitan Opera's Tian Hao Jiang, as they perform excerpts from and discuss a new opera by composer Tang Jianping.
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 /  New York
Historian Nerina Rustomji discusses her research on imagery of the afterlife in Islamic gardens with Cornell University professor Iftikhar Dadi.

Upcoming Events

  • AsiaStore Event
     /  New York
    11 Dec 2019
    12 - 3 p.m.
    Jewelmer presents their latest collection of Golden South Sea Pearl Jewelry. Exceptional south sea pearls are the centerpieces of the Jewelmer brand, which showcases the creative harmony of French design and Asian sensibilities.
  • Performance
     /  Northern California
    12 Dec 2019
    6:30 - 9 p.m.
    Mila will be sung in English, Cantonese, and Tagalog
  • Performance
     /  Hong Kong
    12 Dec 2019
    6:45 - 8:45 p.m.
    Celebrate Christmas and spread joy with live performance of jazz and soul music by Deborah Mannas, Soul Sessions and Tung Chung VP Youth Band!
  • Performance
     /  Hong Kong
    13 Dec 2019
    12:30 - 1:30 p.m.
    Travel around the World in 45 minutes by classical music with HKSO! Our quartet selected music from different continent, including Asia, Europe, North and South America and Africa, to explore different cultures and widen ours horizon.
  • Family Activity
     /  Texas
    14 Dec 2019
    10 a.m. - 1 p.m.
    Join us at Asia Society Texas Center for a hands-on family workshop to celebrate the arrival of winter! Learn about arts and culture in Japan and China by making crafts together as a family, creating new holiday mementos and memories.
  • Tour
     /  Texas
    14 Dec 2019
    3 - 4 p.m.
    Join Asia Society Texas Center for a docent-led tour of the exhibition "Tsuruya Kōkei: Modern Kabuki Prints Revised & Revisited."
  • Family Activity
     /  Hong Kong
    15 Dec 2019
    11 a.m. - 2 p.m.
    Join us to make Christmas ornaments or Rice Krispie House to celebrate this festive season! Cake artist, Dim Sim chef and Home Cook Experts will gather to demonstrate how they use rice in their culinary creations.
  • Performance
     /  Hong Kong
    16 Dec 2019
    12:30 - 1:30 p.m.
    Hong Kong String Orchestra Luncheon Chamber Music Concert will bring a wonderful afternoon to the audience. Musicians selected a series of works from different territories and proudly present Muse from the Sea.