Cultural Bridges With AARP: Japanese SpiritsVIEW EVENT DETAILS
Cultural Bridges Programs at a Glance
Through a partnership with AARP, Asia Society Texas provides multiple entry points for communities to learn more about Asian cultures, traditions, and talents. Asia Society's holistic programming both educates and entertains by creating thought-provoking experiences of the highest quality from a variety of countries, cultures, points of view, and art forms.
Asia Society Texas is hosting seven (7) educational events taking place between July 2022 and January 2023, available to AARP members and others (as space is available). The listed virtual and in-person events connect to AARP's local priorities of health and cultural understanding. Below are the classes that are offered, and are open to Asia Society Texas audiences as well as AARP members.
Join us in-person at Asia Society Texas Center for a spooky tour of our exhibition, which is focused on woodblock prints and yōkai (Japanese spirits). Design your own art inspired by woodblock prints to take home.
Friday, October 21, 2022
1 p.m. Central
The Cultural Bridges series at Asia Society is presented by AARP. The Japan Series at Asia Society is presented by Mitsubishi Corporation (Americas). Education and Outreach programs at Asia Society Texas Center are presented by Wells Fargo. Generous funding also provided by Cathay Bank Foundation and the George and Mary Josephine Hamman Foundation. Additional support is provided by Friends of Asia Society Texas Center, a dedicated group of individuals and organizations committed to bringing the best in exhibitions and public programming to Houston.
Cultural Bridges Presenting Sponsor
Japan Series Sponsor
About Asia Society at Home
We are dedicated to continuing our mission of building cross-cultural understanding and uplifting human connectivity. Using digital tools, we bring you content for all ages and conversations that matter, in order to spark curiosity about Asia and to foster empathy.
About Asia Society Texas
Asia Society Texas believes in the strength and beauty of diverse perspectives and people. As an educational institution, we advance cultural exchange by celebrating the vibrant diversity of Asia, inspiring empathy, and fostering a better understanding of our interconnected world. Spanning the fields of arts, business, culture, education, and policy, our programming is rooted in the educational and cultural development of our community — trusting in the power of art, dialogue, and ideas to combat bias and build a more inclusive society.
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Houston, TX 77004