Arts & Culture

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

Latest Content

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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.

Video

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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.
Business
 /  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.
Business
 /  Southern California
Why has it been hard for Asians to get hired in Hollywood and how is that changing? Dramatically.
Business
 /  Southern California
Film executives and tech entrepreneurs talk about the great game of trying to deliver more local-language films to Chinese consumers and more Chinese-language films to world audiences. How's that going?
Business
 /  Southern California
Hollywood hopes more and more people will go to movies in China. The market has been expanding, but can it keep up its explosive growth? Michael Ellis of the Motion Picture Association offers new research.
Arts
 /  New York
Musicians and dancers from the court of Hamengkubuwono X, Sultan of Yogyakarta, perform a traditional Indonesian dance.

Upcoming Events

  • Lecture
     /  Australia
    16 Oct 2019
    6:30 - 8 p.m.
    We welcome Dang Qun to the stage to deliver the 2019 Lloyd Rees Memorial Lecture, a discussion on art and architecture.
  • Panel Discussion
     /  New York
    17 Oct 2019
    1 - 7 p.m.
    As an incubator for China-U.S. innovative cooperation, the annual China-U.S. Cultural Investment Forum is the highest-end exchange event for the cultural investment industry of China and the United States.
  • 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.