Past Events

Tour
Saturday 14 Dec 2019
3 - 4 p.m.
Join Asia Society Texas Center for a docent-led tour of the exhibition "Tsuruya Kōkei: Modern Kabuki Prints Revised & Revisited."
Tour
Saturday 14 Dec 2019
2 - 3 p.m.
Explore Yoshio Taniguchi's first free-standing structure in the United States.
Family Activity
Saturday 14 Dec 2019
10 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Join us at Asia Society Texas Center for a hands-on family workshop to celebrate the arrival of winter! Learn about arts and culture in Japan and China by making crafts together as a family, creating new holiday mementos and memories.
Discussion
Tuesday 10 Dec 2019
6:30 - 8 p.m.
By 2020, experts estimate China will have installed almost 300 million surveillance cameras and will spend upwards of $30 billion in the coming years on a wide variety of surveillance technologies often augmented by artificial intelligence.
Panel Discussion
Saturday 7 Dec 2019
1:45 - 3 p.m.
Shun Japanese Kitchen's Chef Naoki Yoshida draws upon his diverse experience to explore how to combine a personal, authentic approach to Japanese cuisine with a considered business strategy to succeed in Houston's Japanese culinary scene.
Workshop
Friday 6 Dec 2019
6:30 - 8:30 p.m.
Join us to transform into a Kabuki actor for the night! Explore how Kabuki actors use color and facial lines to express emotion and the iconic looks of Kabuki heroes and villains.
Panel Discussion
Tuesday 19 Nov 2019
6:15 - 7:30 p.m.
A discussion on the state of clean energy in Asia, including current challenges and obstacles, and what the U.S. and China can contribute to accelerating the region's transition to renewable energy.
Film
Sunday 17 Nov 2019
2 - 3:30 p.m.
How did Vietnamese Americans come to dominate the $8 billion nail economy? From Los Angeles to the Bronx, 'Nailed It' introduces the diverse personalities behind this booming trade.
Meet the Artist
Saturday 16 Nov 2019
1:15 - 3:30 p.m.
Join featured artist Miya Ando as she describes the inspiration she draws from the Buddhist text, the Heart Sutra, for this site-specific response to the unique architecture of Yoshio Taniguchi, captured in her new exhibition.
Class
Saturday 16 Nov 2019
10 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Learn to float in that ocean of stress we call life. Find calm at the center of your storm. In just three hours, develop a set of skills that will empower you to experience greater well-being.

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