Free Friday Leo Bar: Celebrate Lunar New Year!

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Friends enjoy a Friday Leo Bar at Asia Society

Friends enjoy a Friday Leo Bar at Asia Society! (Ellen Wallop/Asia Society.)

Celebrate Lunar New Year with us at a special free Friday Leo Bar event inspired by the Year of the Pig! The museum stays open late from 6–9 p.m., offering free admission, exhibition tours, drink specials, late night shopping at AsiaStore, and more inspired by Lunar New Year traditions and activities. Be among the first to see the exhibition A Complete Map of the World: The Eighteenth-century Convergence of China and Europe for free on its opening weekend!

  • FREE MUSEUM ADMISSION
  • EXHIBITION TOURS of A Complete Map of the World
  • FEATURING DJ NK Badtz Maru
  • DRINK SPECIALS by Great Performances
    Yuzu Collins - gin, yuzu, simple syrup, club soda
    Blood Orange Cosmo - vodka, triple sec, lime juice
  • LUNAR NEW YEAR BITES
    Vegetarian Spring Rolls - sweet chili sauce
    Pan Fried Chicken Dumpling - black vinegar sauce
  • CRAFTS inspired by Lunar New Year
  • SILVER NEEDLE TEA TASTING by Lucy Yung
  • ASIASTORE DISCOUNTS

Free admission. Cash bar.


Exhibitions on view at the museum:

A Complete Map of the World: The Eighteenth-century Convergence of China and Europe
February 5–May 5, 2019
This small, focused exhibition uses one of the rare prints of Ma Junliang’s map of the world, Jingban tianwen quantu, as a starting point to consider the interaction between China and Europe during the eighteenth century. The exhibition also includes Chinese eighteenth-century artworks that appropriate and reinterpret European images and techniques.

 

Event Details

Fri 08 Feb 2019
6 - 9 p.m.

Asia Society
725 Park Avenue 
New York, NY 10021

Free admission; cash bar.
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