Arts Programs & Events

Upcoming Events

Past Events

  • Special Event
     /  New York
    Friday 22 Jun 2018
    6 - 9 p.m.
    Kick off summer at the opening of Asia Society's new exhibition. See the show for free and enjoy fun ink-inspired activities.
  • Performance
     /  New York
    Saturday 9 Jun 2018
    7:30 - 8:40 p.m.
    World premiere of an immersive sound performance by Susie Ibarra, the DreamTime Ensemble, and dancer Souleymane Badolo featuring surround sound installation and motion capture technology.
  • Performance
     /  New York
    Friday 8 Jun 2018
    7:30 - 8:40 p.m.
    World premiere of an immersive sound performance by Susie Ibarra, the DreamTime Ensemble, and dancer Souleymane Badolo featuring surround sound installation and motion capture technology.
  • Film
     /  New York
    Thursday 7 Jun 2018
    6:30 - 8:30 p.m.
    Enjoy the second of two nights of new short films from emerging Japanese and Japanese-American filmmakers.
  • Film
     /  New York
    Wednesday 6 Jun 2018
    6:30 - 8:30 p.m.
    Enjoy the first of two nights of captivating new short films from emerging Japanese and Japanese-American filmmakers.
  • Performance
     /  New York
    Saturday 19 May 2018
    7 - 8:45 p.m.
    Sanjo is a form of Korean music with its origin in the music of the Korean indigenous shaman culture and pansori (epic story-telling sung drama) tradition. In this performance, sanjo shares the stage with American jazz and blues traditions, as well as klezmer music. 
  • Performance
     /  New York
    Friday 18 May 2018
    8 - 9:45 p.m.
    A Korean ritual that cleanses and prepares the spirit for its journey to the afterlife, this song, dance, and instrumental performance is filled with moments of sadness, joy, and humor that make up the human condition.
  • Special Event
     /  New York
    Saturday 12 May 2018
    1:45 - 6 p.m.
    LLF New York will explore contemporary Pakistan, through artists, writers, and commentators. The festival will present American audience with a more nuanced view of Pakistan, with discussions on fiction and nonfiction writing, art, architecture, history and politics.
  • Special Event
     /  New York
    Saturday 12 May 2018
    11 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
    South Asia's premier cultural event returns to New York for the third year. LLF New York explores contemporary Pakistan through discussions on fiction and non-fiction writing, art, architecture, history, and politics.
  • Film
     /  New York
    Thursday 10 May 2018
    6:30 - 8 p.m.
    Australian Short Film Today features eclectic short films from Down Under, ranging from wry Australian humor, dark comedy, live action drama and clever animation.
  • Symposium
     /  New York
    Saturday 5 May 2018
    9:30 a.m. - 6 p.m.
    A day-long symposium on the history of the Tibetan cultural zone.
  • Symposium
     /  New York
    Friday 4 May 2018
    6:30 - 8 p.m.
    Join us for the keynote address prior to a day-long symposium on the history of Tibetan culture and its shifting borders.
  • Special Event
     /  New York
    Thursday 26 Apr 2018
    6:30 - 10 p.m.
    Asia Society is throwing one of the hottest parties of the year to honor Asian American and Asian artists from the worlds of fashion, music, performance, and dance.
  • Performance
     /  New York
    Sunday 22 Apr 2018
    6:30 - 7:30 p.m.
    Premiere performances of an Asia Society commission created by Samita Sinha, Dean Moss, and Cenk Ergün inspired by the myth of the Hindu goddess Sati and the idea of dark matter.
  • Performance
     /  Texas
    Saturday 21 Apr 2018
    8 - 9:30 p.m.
    Combining South Asian classical dance, live music, multimedia, and theater, "The Forgotten Empress" is a dynamic dance drama based on the life of Empress Noor Jahan.
  • Performance
     /  New York
    Saturday 21 Apr 2018
    7:30 - 8:30 p.m.
    Premiere performances of an Asia Society commission created by Samita Sinha, Dean Moss, and Cenk Ergün inspired by the myth of the Hindu goddess Sati and the idea of dark matter.
  • Performance
     /  Texas
    Friday 20 Apr 2018
    8 - 9:30 p.m.
    Combining South Asian classical dance, live music, multimedia, and theater, "The Forgotten Empress" is a dynamic dance drama based on the life of Empress Noor Jahan.
  • Performance
     /  New York
    Thursday 19 Apr 2018
    7:30 - 8:30 p.m.
    Premiere performances of an Asia Society commission created by Samita Sinha, Dean Moss, and Cenk Ergün inspired by the myth of the Hindu goddess Sati and the idea of dark matter.