The Asia Society collection includes objects from cultures across Asia, dating from the 11th-century BCE to the 19th-century CE. It has particular strengths in Chinese ceramics of the Song and Ming periods, Chola-period Indian bronzes, and Southeast Asian sculpture.
A recent collecting initiative focuses on contemporary Asian and Asian American art.
The Asia Society Museum organizes exhibitions of both traditional and contemporary Asian and Asian American art.
Schedule of exhibitions, on now and upcoming
Works examine the founding ideology and common cause of the Progressive Artists’ Group
9 images explore the nuanced and sometimes circuitous pathways of cross-cultural influence