A visual look at the world of Asia Society throughout the year.
The two independent states were created this week in 1947.
The Thai celebrate the Songkran festival with a splash.
Asia Society looks back through the camera lens at some of its most colorful moments of the year.
The legendary architect, film director Zhang Yimou, and eight others were recognized for their achievements.
The annual pilgrimage brings roughly two million Muslims to the holy city of Mecca, Saudi Arabia.