Plan Your Visit  

Meet the Author
29 Apr 2019
6 - 8 p.m.
Join us for a book talk and signing with author Carlo Pizzati, appearing in conversation with creative writing professor Eli Gottlieb. Featuring opening remarks by Consul General of Italy in New York Francesco Genuardi.
Discussion
01 May 2019
8:30 - 9:30 a.m.
Amb. Cameron Hume, former U.S. Ambassador, the Hon. Mari Elka Pangestu, former Trade Minister, and Dr. Robert Hefner discuss the 2019 election results. Moderated by Dr. Ann Marie Murphy.
Special Event
03 May 2019
6 - 9:30 p.m.
In celebration of Asian Pacific American Heritage Month, Asia Society's First Friday event teams up with Crushing the Myth: An Asian American Speaker Series for an evening of Asian American storytelling.
Stunning architecture and unparalleled atmosphere.
A unique and dynamic retail environment that showcases the modern Asian lifestyle.
Innovative cuisine and seasonal dishes reflect the diverse cultures of Asia.

Plan Your Visit

Events

AsiaStore Event
24 Apr 2019
12 - 3:30 p.m.
Lao Textiles founder Carol Cassidy creates magnificent silk weavings that preserve traditional techniques while incorporating modern sensibilities.
Performance
26 Apr 2019
8 - 9:30 p.m.
Indian classical singer Zila Khan's Rumi Yatra takes audiences on a journey through India’s treasured musical landscape, through the prism of Rumi’s philosophy. 
Meet the Author
29 Apr 2019
6 - 8 p.m.
Join us for a book talk and signing with author Carlo Pizzati, appearing in conversation with creative writing professor Eli Gottlieb. Featuring opening remarks by Consul General of Italy in New York Francesco Genuardi.
Panel Discussion
30 Apr 2019
6:30 - 8 p.m.
Join us for a timely discussion on the high-profile affirmative action lawsuit brought against Harvard, moderated by Asian American Bar Association and Asian American Federation's Chris Kwok.
Discussion
01 May 2019
8:30 - 9:30 a.m.
Amb. Cameron Hume, former U.S. Ambassador, the Hon. Mari Elka Pangestu, former Trade Minister, and Dr. Robert Hefner discuss the 2019 election results. Moderated by Dr. Ann Marie Murphy.
AsiaStore Event
01 May 2019
12 - 3 p.m.
Designer Rosena Sammi’s socially conscious accessories collection features up-cycled saris, made with the help of the women of the anti-trafficking organization Apne Aap.
Discussion
01 May 2019
6:30 - 8 p.m.
Contemporary Malaysian artist Anne Samat talks about the role of gender and traditional art-making practices in her work.
Discussion
02 May 2019
6 - 7:30 p.m.
Join Yale's Center for Innovative Thinking's Director, Andrew McLaughlin for a conversation with two influential, barrier-breaking Asian American women, Girls Who Code Founder and CEO Reshma Saujani and women’s advocate Nina Davuluri.
Special Event
03 May 2019
6 - 9:30 p.m.
In celebration of Asian Pacific American Heritage Month, Asia Society's First Friday event teams up with Crushing the Myth: An Asian American Speaker Series for an evening of Asian American storytelling.
Special Event
04 May 2019
11 a.m. - 6 p.m.
LLF in New York will explore contemporary Pakistan through artists, writers, and commentators.
Performance
04 May 2019
8 - 9:30 p.m.
An evening of poetry and music with Pakistan's renowned orator and actor Zia Mohyeddin, presenting the works of Ghalib, Iqbal and Faiz.
Meet the Author
07 May 2019
6:30 - 8:30 p.m.
Join George Packer ("The Unwinding"), author of "Our Man: Richard Holbrooke and the End of the American Century" and PEN America CEO Suzanne Nossel as they discuss the brilliant and complex life and legacy of a great diplomat.
AsiaStore Event
08 May 2019
12 - 3 p.m.
Shana Gulati is a designer of artisanal jewelry. Her designs are an exquisite balance between traditional and modern philosophies. Shana's jewelry reflects her influences as a modern designer while at the same time steeped in tradition.
Discussion
09 May 2019
8 - 10 a.m.
On May 9, ChinaFile will host a breakfast exploring the origins of these concerns and the current state of Hong Kong-mainland relations in the spheres of law and electoral politics.
AsiaStore Event
11 May 2019
2 - 3 p.m.
Join us in AsiaStore for storytime with author Raakhee Mirchandani reading her book 'Super Satya Saves the Day' along with a few of her favorite stories. A discussion and activity will follow — what's your story?
Film
14 May 2019
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.
Conference
15 May 2019
8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Asia Society's signature conference explores innovation and market opportunities through powering Asian talent, consumers, and investors in the U.S. and Asia.
Special Event
21 May 2019
12 - 2 p.m.
Asia Society’s "Oz Prize" is the premier honor bestowed for excellence in journalism on Asia. Luncheon and discussion honors this year's winner, moderated by Edward Wong of The New York Times. Winner announced in early May 2019.
AsiaStore Event
22 May 2019
12 - 3 p.m.
Designer Disha Karale's fascination with intricate henna designs and love of jewelry making create a collection inspired by traditional Indian henna designs.
Special Event
23 May 2019
7 - 10 p.m.
Asia Society's party celebrating Asian American excellence returns! Join us as we recognize the accomplishments of Asian and Asian American individuals in the social, cultural, and creative fields.
Discussion
29 May 2019
6:30 - 8 p.m.
Join us for a discussion on the results of India's elections with experts Kanchan Chandra, Menaka Guruswamy, Tanvi Madan, Milan Vaishnav, and Robert Jenkins (moderator).
Performance
30 May 2019
7:30 - 9 p.m.
Asian-American dancers and choreographers share personal stories told though dance in short vignettes that share multiple perspectives.
AsiaStore Event
31 May 2019
12 - 3 p.m.
Award-winning artist and jewelry designer Melissa Lew attributes much of her design influence to her Chinese heritage. Join us as we showcase her latest pendant and notecard collections.
Discussion
03 Jun 2019
6:30 - 8 p.m.
Nicholas Kristof, Zha Jianying, and Orville Schell reflect on how the events of June 4th, 1989 have been remembered and forgotten in the years since.
Meet the Artist
10 Jun 2019
6:30 - 9:30 p.m.
Master Junichi Mitsubori demonstrates the refinement of wagashi, transforming Japanese sweet-making into consumable art
AsiaStore Event
12 Jun 2019
12 - 2:30 p.m.
Dat Tran's scarves and accessories are made of silk cultivated in remote villages of Vietnam by small communities of silk farmers and then woven on antique looms and hand-dyed to achieve captivating colors.
Discussion
13 Jun 2019
6:30 - 8 p.m.
Anna Fifield, Beijing Bureau Chief for The Washington Post, and Asia Society Policy Institute's Daniel Russel discuss Kim Jong Un, North Korea, and what comes next after Hanoi.
Workshop
14 Jun 2019
9 a.m. - 6 p.m.
For the first time in the U.S., Master Junichi Mitsubori teaches a hands-on wagashi workshop
Panel Discussion
17 Jun 2019
6:30 - 8 p.m.
U.S. Representatives Grace Meng and Andrew Kim share their path through politics and views on public service with moderator Juju Chang of ABC News. This program was rescheduled from an earlier date.