Arts Video Gallery

This page features all video coverage of Asia Society New York's recent Arts programming. Please note: Clicking on a video will send you to Asia Society's global video gallery.

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'The Progressive Revolution' exhibition guest curator Zehra Jumabhoy traces the founding ideology, hopes, and goals of India's quintessential modern artists.
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Oxford University historian Faisal Devji examines the decline of religion in society and its effect on modernity.
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Notable collectors of Indian modern art, including art from the Progressive Artists' Group (PAG), talk about their artistic and collecting philosophy with Asia Society's Boon Hui Tan.
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Upon the launch of Asia Society's new exhibition 'The Progressive Revolution: Modern Art for a New India,' curators and scholars share their academic work on India's first modern artists.
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The director discusses her new film on the ongoing debate on the whale and dolphin hunting traditions in Japan.
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The event honored Asian American and Asian artists for their contributions to the arts of the United States.
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The pioneer turntablist was honored for his contributions to the arts of the United States.
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Oscar-winning filmmaker Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy discusses her career and shows excerpts from her most recent work at the Pakistan Film Festival in New York.
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A mash-up of traditional Korean, American, and Eastern European klezmer traditions.
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An extraordinary traditional performance that cleanses the dead spirit, preparing it for the journey towards the next life
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Professor Leonard van der Kuijp introduces the afternoon session of "Moving Borders: Tibet in Interaction With its Neighbors."
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Luo Wenhua describes the Chinese artistic influence on the mural paintings of Gongkar Chosde monastery.
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Deborah Klimburg-Salter explains the diverse tradition of paintings from the Gu ge court on the western Tibet frontier.
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Rob Linrothe explores the conventions for representing sponsor figures in Buddhist art from India and Tibet.
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Robert Mayer describes the crossover appeal of Padmasambhava, the founder of Tibetan Buddhism.
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Andrew Quintman delivers the keynote address "Peripheral Visions: An Indian Buddha in the Tibetan Imaginary."
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The qawwali songs of Fareed Ayaz, Abu Muhammad Qawwal and Brothers bring audiences closer to the divine.
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How did Urdu language become a means of adaptability, mobility, and anchorage for the South Asian diaspora in America?