Past Events

Performance
Saturday 12 May 2018
8 - 10 p.m.
Fareed Ayaz, Abu Muhammad Qawwal and Brothers are masters of Qawwali Sufi music. Weaving together devotional and secular traditions, Ayaz and company have been bringing South Asian music to international audiences for over 30 years.

Special Event
Saturday 12 May 2018
1:45 - 6 p.m.
LLF New York will explore contemporary Pakistan, through artists, writers, and commentators. The festival will present American audience with a more nuanced view of Pakistan, with discussions on fiction and nonfiction writing, art, architecture, history and politics.
Special Event
Saturday 12 May 2018
11 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
South Asia's premier cultural event returns to New York for the third year. LLF New York explores contemporary Pakistan through discussions on fiction and non-fiction writing, art, architecture, history, and politics.
Film
Thursday 10 May 2018
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.
Discussion
Thursday 10 May 2018
8:30 - 10 a.m.
Eurasia Group President Ian Bremmer will discuss the failure of globalism with Asia Society Policy Institute President the Hon. Kevin Rudd.
AsiaStore Event
Wednesday 9 May 2018
12 - 3:30 p.m.
Award winning artist and jewelry designer Melissa Lew presents her latest pendant and notecard collections.
Panel Discussion
Tuesday 8 May 2018
5:30 - 8 p.m.
A discussion on the most powerful players in the Asia-Pacific region and the launch of the Lowy Institute’s Asia Power Index.
Discussion
Monday 7 May 2018
8:30 - 9:30 a.m.
A discussion on the state of politics in Hong Kong.
AsiaStore Event
Saturday 5 May 2018
12 - 3:30 p.m.
Lucy Yung, founder of the Silver Needle Tea Company will present her collection of exquisite teas.
Symposium
Saturday 5 May 2018
9:30 a.m. - 6 p.m.
A day-long symposium on the history of the Tibetan cultural zone.

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