Post Tagged with: "Asia Society"

M.F. Husain. Peasant Couple, 1950. Oil on canvas. Peabody Essex Museum, Gift of the Chester and Davida Herwitz Collection, 2003. Courtesy of the Peabody Essex Museum, Salem, MA. (Photo by Walter Silver via News India Times).

Asia Society Plans Indian ‘Progressive Artists’ Group’ Exhibit

Culture, Manhattan, South Asian July 18, 2018 at 2:57 pm

News India Times previews a forthcoming exhibition of the Progressive Artists Group at the Asia Society.

Khalil Chistee. History is a nightmare from which I am trying to awake II, 2017 (Photo by Karen Pennar for Voices of NY)

‘Lucid Dreams’: Art of the South Asian Diaspora

Culture, Featured Posts, Manhattan, New York, South Asian June 27, 2017 at 6:37 pm

“Lucid Dreams and Distant Visions: South Asian Art in the Diaspora,” on view at the Asia Society, seeks to give visibility in NYC to artists from the South Asian diaspora.

Third graders from P.S. 145 in Manhattan, with their collage work. (Photo by Rong Xiaoqing via Sing Tao Daily)

Inspired by Zao Wou-Ki, Students Show off Artworks

Culture, East Asian, Manhattan, Western European May 26, 2017 at 1:58 pm

Students took inspiration from a deceased Chinese-French artist in making artwork at the Asia Society, Sing Tao Daily reports.

Hamlet, Chinese Opera Style

Hamlet, Chinese Opera Style

Culture, East Asian, Manhattan, Video January 18, 2017 at 1:30 pm

A Chinese opera star performed Shakespeare’s “Hamlet” in one of the oldest styles of Chinese opera, reports SinoVision English Channel.

On display at "Filipino Design Now" running until Jan. 3 at the Asia Society. (Image via Balitang America video)

‘Filipino Design Now’ in Manhattan

Culture, Manhattan, Southeast Asian September 24, 2015 at 5:38 pm

The “Filipino Design Now” exhibition at the Asia Society features the works, ranging from home accents to garments, of 14 designers inspired by their Filipino heritage, reports Balitang America.

Funerary masks, 10th to 13th century, from the Butuan region of the southern Philippines (Photo via The FilAm)

Filipino Gold Treasures on Display

Culture, East Asian, Manhattan September 16, 2015 at 2:53 pm

A new exhibit at the Asia Society offers a look at gold treasures from little-known Philippine kingdoms, The FilAm reports.

Bringing the ‘Song of the Sheng’ to Manhattan

Bringing the ‘Song of the Sheng’ to Manhattan

Culture, East Asian, Manhattan, Video March 31, 2015 at 12:45 pm

SinoVision attends a performance of Chinese musician Wu Tong at the Asia Society. The sheng player aims to introduce audiences to traditional Chinese music through crossover shows.

Asia Society President Vishakha N. Desai speaks to Citibank's Ida Liu and Goldman Sachs' Gloria W. Lio about the Asian American workforce. (Photo via World Journal)

Despite Population Growth, Asian-Americans Feel Marginalized at Work

Asian, Business June 21, 2012 at 3:28 pm

Although Asian-Americans are the fastest growing demographic in the country, many Asian-Americans in business say they do not feel a sense of belonging at work and that they face a glass ceiling when it comes to top jobs.