In a discussion presented by Blaffer Art Museum, Asia Society Texas Center, and Houston Center for Contemporary Craft, four artists addressed the multiplicity of identities and communities they navigate in their individual practices.
Emerging from the margins to starring in the mainstream, certain heroes arising from these cultural communities have proudly and gracefully represented this collective hyphenated identity of what it means to be “Asian American”.
The 'Artists on Site' project supports local artists by providing funding and studio space, and shining a light on the artistic process of featured artists Ahra Cho, Laura Drey, Brandon Tho Harris, and Royal Sumikat.
Watch the keynote by Sebastian Strangio, journalist and author on China in Southeast Asia and listen to the discussions on Cambodia and Laos with Sebastian and Indonesia, and Malaysia with Ben Bland of the Lowy Institute.
Disruptive Asia's Sustainability issue comes to life with a panel examining how to govern growth responsibly in Asia, with KPMG's Merridan Varrall, Stanford University's Arjuna Dibley, and UN Environment Programme's Mozaharul Alam.