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Asia Society Museum curator Michelle Yun interviews the artist, whose exhibition 'Objects of Evidence' is on view in New York this fall.
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 /  Philippines
Manila, 31 August 2019 — It’s high time to set the table and to join the fiesta as RPD Publications invited one and all to dig in to ‘Káin Ná!,’ The Philippines’ first illustrated book on Filipino cuisine.
For the fifth consecutive year, Tibetan Buddhist monks from Drepung Loseling Monastery in southern India returned to Asia Society Texas Center to create a mandala sand painting and perform Sacred Music Sacred Dance for World Healing.
Only the second U.S. museum to host the exhibition "Tsuruya Kōkei: Modern Kabuki Prints Revised & Revisited," Asia Society will also serve as its final American venue.
2019 class includes activists, artists, educators, journalists, scientists, and social entrepreneurs.
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 /  Philippines
July 31 2019 – Asia Society Philippines partnered with PumaPodcast in Clock In’s monthly meet up, After Hours featuring Asia 21 Alumni, editor-in-chief of BusinessWorld, and Founder & CEO of PumaPodcast, Roby Alampay.
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 /  Japan
Mr. Fukazawa introduced the concept of Mingei, referring to its distinction from Kogei, and discussed Mingei’s influence on modern design. Participants discussed about the boundaries among Mingei, Kogei, industrial design and minimalism.
The photos showcase humanity’s unceasing drive to build at great heights by juxtaposing two extremes of architecture: building in the Himalayas and reconstructing the World Trade Center.

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Current Affairs
 /  Northern California
Entrepreneur and Asia 21 Young Leader Martin Tan delivers a talk on leadership at the 2019 Asia 21 Young Leaders summit.
Current Affairs
 /  Northern California
Jack Wadsworth moderates a discussion of the role of art in social change with Lesley Ma, Zen Cho, and Nikora Ngaropo.
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 /  New York
A special discussion and preview with the cast and crew of Mila, a chamber opera that explores household tensions and educational pressures endemic in Hong Kong, with a spotlight on the global phenomenon of immigrant labor.
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 /  New York
The designer, cultural historian, and teacher Kai-Yin Lo sits down with Asia Society's Rachel Cooper to discuss her memoir 'Designing a Life: A Cross-Cultural Journey.'
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 /  New York
Contemporary artist Vibha Galhotra addresses the titular question in a panel discussion based on her long-term work around the use of water.
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 /  New York
In this illustrated lecture, art historian and curator Donald Stadtner explores the complex syncretism of religious practice in Sri Lanka.

Upcoming Events

  • Tour
     /  Switzerland
    06 Dec 2019
    12 - 1:15 p.m.
    Art over Lunch in December
  • Workshop
     /  Texas
    06 Dec 2019
    6:30 - 8:30 p.m.
    Join us to transform into a Kabuki actor for the night! Explore how Kabuki actors use color and facial lines to express emotion and the iconic looks of Kabuki heroes and villains.
  • AsiaStore Event
     /  New York
    07 Dec 2019
    12 - 1:30 p.m.
    Join origami engineer and author Sam Ita to learn how to make fun ornaments for the holidays!
  • Performance
     /  New York
    07 Dec 2019
    3 - 4:15 p.m.
    Mila is an original chamber opera that explores the plight of Hong Kong’s domestic foreign workers through the tensions and relationships within a Hong Kong family.
  • Performance
     /  New York
    07 Dec 2019
    7 - 8:15 p.m.
    Mila is an original chamber opera that explores the plight of Hong Kong’s domestic foreign workers through the tensions and relationships within a Hong Kong family.
  • Workshop
     /  Hong Kong
    08 Dec 2019
    1:30 - 5 p.m.
    In this workshop, the educator will talk about spheres and circles in Chinese ink painting, and demonstrate different techniques on drawing spheres and circles with ink. 在這次的工作坊,導師會講解中國水墨畫中的球體和圓,並指導參加者以不同水墨技法畫出球體和圓形。
  • Discussion
     /  Hong Kong
    10 Dec 2019
    6 - 7:30 p.m.
    Come hear artist Samson Young on his upcoming exhibition at the University of Chicago. The exhibition, Silver Moon or Golden Star: Which will you buy of me? asks how people adapt to societal changes that that they have little control over.
  • Performance
     /  Hong Kong
    10 Dec 2019
    7 - 10 p.m.
    For over years, Qawwali music has entranced audiences throughout the world. This event presents one of the best Qawwal group in the world, Fareed Ayaz, Abu Muhammad Qawwal and Brothers in Hong Kong.