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.

Tishani Doshi
Arts
The author and poet appeared in conversation with Salman Rushdie.
Tishani Doshi and Salman Rushdie
Arts
The writer and poet discussses her new novel with the legendary author of 'Midnight's Children.'
The Making of Mila at Asia Society New York
Arts
A special discussion and preview with the cast and crew of Mila, a chamber opera that explores household tensions and educational pressures endemic in Hong Kong, with a spotlight on the global phenomenon of immigrant labor.
Kai-Yin Lo appearance at Asia Society New York
Arts
The designer, cultural historian, and teacher Kai-Yin Lo sits down with Asia Society's Rachel Cooper to discuss her memoir 'Designing a Life: A Cross-Cultural Journey.'
Who Owns the Water? panel discussion at Asia Society New York
Arts
Contemporary artist Vibha Galhotra addresses the titular question in a panel discussion based on her long-term work around the use of water.
Donald Stadtner
Arts
In this illustrated lecture, art historian and curator Donald Stadtner explores the complex syncretism of religious practice in Sri Lanka.
Sheikha Hoor Al Qasimi
Current Affairs
Al Qasimi was selected for broadening awareness of art in her native Gulf region.
Dr. Azra Raza
Arts
Azra Raza and Siddhartha Mukherjee discuss Raza's book 'The First Cell: And the Cost of Pursuing Cancer to the Last.' The book tackles questions of progress (or lack thereof) in the fields of cancer research, treatment, and care.
China-U.S. Cultural Investment Forum Session III: International Collaboration in Development of Talent
Arts
Session III of the 2019 China-U.S. Cultural Investment Forum focused on how international collaboration can nurture talent, promote cultural and economic development, advance technology, and impact social policy making.
Panelists during the China-U.S. Cultural Investment Forum session II: Culture and Technology
Arts
Session II of the 2019 China-U.S. Cultural Investment Forum presented various cases of collaborations in art, technology, and society, offering insight into challenges and opportunities.
Image from the panel Cultural Investment and Social Innovation
Arts
Session I of the 2019 China-U.S. Cultural Investment Forum covers the impact of cultural investment and social innovation.
China-U.S. Cultural Investment Forum opening remarks delivered by Cui Qiao
Arts
Asia Society's Boon Hui Tan and Beijing Contemporary Art Foundation President Cui Qiao welcome guests to the 2019 edition of the China-U.S. Cultural Investment Forum and deliver opening remarks.
Melati Suryodarmo artist talk at Asia Society New York
Arts
Indonesian performance artist Melati Suryodarmo discusses her creative journey, philosophy, and artistic practice, shaped by traditional Javanese meditation, Japanese butoh, and her studies with Marina Abramović.
Pico Iyer at Asia Society New York
Arts
Through the lens of seasonal change, aging, death, and baseball, the author Pico Iyer shows the rest of the world how his adopted homeland feels hauntingly familiar yet completely foreign.
Nermeen Shaikh and Fatima Bhutto
Arts
In her new book, Fatima Bhutto offers a vivid look at the popular culture emerging from the East, challenging America’s soft power dominance.
Forbidden Tales: Censorship and Society with Xiaoze Xie, Martin Heijdra, and James Tager
Arts
Artist Xiaoze Xie discusses research on the history of censorship in China that inspired the exhibition 'Objects of Evidence.' Joining him are historians and expert on the subject Martin Heijdra (Princeton University) and James Tager (PEN).
William Dalrymple at JLF New York 2019
Arts
In his new book, William Dalrymple details the fall of the Mughal Empire and rise of the East India Company into a global corporate power with authority over an entire subcontinent.
The Healing: Manisha Koirala in Conversation With Sanjoy K. Roy
Arts
The beloved Bollywood actor appears in conversation with Teamwork Arts' Roy, discussing her life, career, and battle with ovarian cancer.