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 /  Philippines
One of India’s most celebrated festival is back in Manila! Asia Society Philippines together with SM by the BAY present the HOLI FESTIVAL 2019, the 7th annual celebration in Manila of the traditional and colorful Hindu Festival.
Check out contemporary sculpture, a modern master of Indian painting, exquisite pieces from the Asia Society Museum Collection, and more.
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 /  Philippines
Asia Society PH, with Fujifilm PH, hosted the launch of We Are Like Air by Xyza Bacani, an Asia 21 Young Leader alumna. We Are Like Air documents the experiences and issues of the invisible yet important people, the migrant workers.
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 /  India
On March 7, 2019, Asia Society India Centre hosted Dr. Jyotindra Jain and Dr. Annapurna Garimella to discuss the mediated demarcations between folk art and modern art.
The Iranian-born, Britain-based contemporary sculptor spoke with Michelle Yun, Asia Society's senior curator of modern and contemporary art.
Actors Tim Jo and Rizwan Manji joined Asia Society Texas Center for a timely conversation on Asian representation in the entertainment industry with Rebecca Sun, senior reporter at "The Hollywood Reporter."
Exhibition features rarely seen mural-sized painting created during a tumultuous period of India's history.
Asia Society Texas Center (ASTC) unveils a new mixed-media exhibition entitled "Super Sarap," marking a number of firsts for ASTC: the exhibition is the Center’s first to feature Filipino American artists and the first to focus on food.
The artist examines the power imbalance between captor and captive and the aestheticization of violence in media coverage of wartime atrocities.

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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.