Upcoming Events

Discussion
Thursday 21 Feb 2019
5:45 - 8 p.m.
Culture and diversity can be a tool used to unify a country or nation; however, as seen by recent global political movements, it can also be used to polarize and segment populations. Back at Asia Society by popular demand, MSNBC anchor Ali Velshi examines the current phenomenon and spread of culture wars that both curb and spread populist ideas.
Meet the Artist
Sunday 24 Feb 2019
2 - 3 p.m.
Immerse yourself in the world of classical Chinese dance and ballet through a lecture by Beijing Dance Theater choreographer Wang Yuanyuan at Asia Society Texas Center, following SPA's presentation of "Hamlet" at Jones Hall on Friday, February 22.
Panel Discussion
Monday 25 Feb 2019
6 - 8:30 p.m.
Incredible changes are happening in the medtech industry that will shape the future of healthcare, aging populations, and more. Join us for a panel discussion on pioneer nations in medtech — Japan, the U.S., and Israel — and major innovations that are sure to surface in the coming years.
Symposium
Thursday 28 Feb 2019
Asia Society Texas Center is pleased to support Rothko Chapel and the University of St. Thomas for a three-day symposium exploring the current climate crisis, its impact on vulnerable communities, and mitigation efforts being implemented locally and nationally.
Special Event
Friday 1 Mar 2019
7 - 11 p.m.
Save the date for this vibrant evening honoring local leaders Phoebe and Bobby Tudor for their many years of dedicated service to the Greater Houston community. In addition, this year's Tiger Ball will be a momentous occasion as we honor the legacy and contributions of Asia Society Texas Center's Founding Member, Former First Lady Barbara Bush.
Class
Monday 4 Mar 2019
Wind down your day with this Qigong. Reduce stress and pain, sleep well, and renew your qi (energy) for the week through Qigong, meditation, and gentle, easy Tai Chi movements.
Class
Monday 4 Mar 2019
7:45 - 8:45 p.m.
Discover and experience your qi (energy) through mindful breathing and movement with Wu Dang Mountain Tai Chi.
Discussion
Thursday 7 Mar 2019
6:15 - 8 p.m.
Asian Americans and U.S.-based actors of Asian descent have made significant strides in the past generation within film and television — however, they still must address ongoing stereotypes and issues of whitewashing. Join Asia Society Texas Center for a discussion with actors Rizwan Manji and Tim Jo on whitewashing of Asian characters in American cinema and television.
Meet the Author
Friday 8 Mar 2019
7 - 8:30 p.m.
Join Asia Society Texas Center at Brazos Bookstore for a discussion on the myths, prejudices, and anti-Chinese narratives that are at the heart of "Yellow Perils," a collection of original essays offering a broad view of the mechanics that define the concept of "yellow peril."
Class
Saturday 9 Mar 2019
12 - 3 p.m.
Discover the power of mind-body-medicine through Qigong and Tai Chi in this three-hour workshop!

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