Boundary-breaking, stereotype-defying women make up the class of 2019 Asia Game Changers. This special preview event includes conversations with these remarkable individuals and a martial arts demonstration by honorees the Kung Fu Nuns.
Asia Society's signature series returns, featuring Josette Sheeran hosting Ambassador William Burns, President of the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace and one of the most respected American diplomats of his time.
Asia 21 Young Leader John Delury, and Dong-Jin Kim, will discuss the challenging work and role of NGOs in the search for peace with North Korea, as its young leader, Kim Jong-Un is both willing to engage in peace talks and provocations.
Enjoy a Diwali-themed First Friday, featuring fun activities inspired by the holiday! Grab your friends for a night of art and culture and get a closer look at our current exhibitions, including In Focus: Lakshmi, for free.
Contemporary artist Vibha Galhotra is joined by a group of stellar speakers for a panel discussion to discuss questions inherent in her project Who Owns the Water?. A tasting highlighting the role of water in Ayurvedic cuisine follows.