Asia Society Texas Center

Asia Society Texas Center


1370 Southmore Blvd.

Houston, TX 77004


In the Wake: Japanese Photographers Respond to 3/11

Asia Society Texas Center

October 1 - January 1, 2017

An exhibition of works by photographers responding to the Great East Japan Earthquake on March 11, 2011. The works in the show explore "the way art provides a powerful language for reflecting on tragic events and contributing to human recovery."

3DPRK: North Korean Portraits by Matjaž Tančič

Asia Society Texas Center

September 3 - February 26, 2017

An exhibition of photographs taken by Slovenian photographer Matjaž Tančič of citizens of Pyongyang. For the images in the show, Tančič used a 3D stereoscopic photographic technique that required each subject to stand motionless for minutes while multiple photographs captured different perspectives of his sitter.


Architecture Tour

Guided architecture tour stops will include: The Brown Foundation Performing Arts Theater Edward Rudge Allen III Education Center Elkins Foundation Water Garden Fayez Sarofim Grand...

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Yuriko Yamaguchi

An exhibition by Yuriko Yamaguchi. In her work, Yamaguchi uses “materials such as resins, wire, and LED lights to create large-scale abstract sculptures that resonate uniquely in...

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Gulf Coast Reading Series

Featuring readings by Jake Levine, Kim Kyung Ju, Henk Rossouw, and Luisa Muradyan Tannahill.


Part of the Performance-Lecture series for Slavs and Tatars: Mirrors for Princes. Reserve tickets here. “79.89.09 looks at two key modern moments – the Iranian Revolution...

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Drawn From Nature

A group exhibition of works that are inspired by nature. The featured artists are Sopheap Pich, Mineko Grimmer, Palden Weinreb, and Seon Ghi Bahk.

The Mystical Arts of Tibet

From August 20-23, Tibetan Buddhist monks from Drepung Loseling Monastery will create a mandala sand painting and perform ceremonies in Asia Society’s gallery.

Mel Chin: Rematch (Asia Society)

Part of the multi-venue survey of Houston artist Mel Chin, the six works on view at Asia Society Texas Center extends the artist’s connection to...

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Kirk Pedersen: Urban Asia

The great cities of Asia in photos that highlight the charged relationship between resident and city.

Light Surgeons: SuperEverything*

The Light Surgeons’ Mitchell Center Houston residency begins with SuperEverything*, an explosive live cinema performance incorporating multiple projections across over-sized screens, filmed on location across...

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Jonah Bokaer: On Vanishing

A 40-minute choreographic work by Mitchell Center resident Jonah Bokaer originally created for the Guggenheim Museum. The piece will be recreated for the Asia Society...

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