Asian Art Museum's picture

Asian Art Museum 

The Asian Art Museum is one of the largest museums in the Western world devoted exclusively to Asian art and culture. Home to more than 18,000 works of art from over 40 Asian countries, we strive to be a catalyst for discovery, dialogue, and inspiration.

For more information on the Asian Art Museum, visit the website here.

Facebook
Twitter
Pinterest
LinkedIN
email
sharethis
Resources 123
Views 60,085
Downloads 6

123 items

Nowruz: The Persian New Year Celebration
  • Arts
  • K-2, MS, HS
Scholar, Nasrin Naraghi, discusses Nowruz: The Persian New Year Celebration as part of the Asian Art Museum's New Years Celebrations teacher workshop...
Xu Bing: Recent Work & Influences
  • Arts
  • 3-5, MS, HS
How does language define culture? What does it mean to strip meaning from language? The art of Xu Bing raises these stirring questions. Globally...
Trade and Exchange in the Persian World
  • Social Studies
  • High School
Touraj Daryaee (UC Irvine) discusses trade and exchange in the Persian World at the Ancient Worlds teacher workshop at the Asian Art Museum. Note:...
A Confucian Scholar's House
  • Arts
  • MS, HS
An introduction to Korean Confucianism and related architecture.
A History of Filipino Nurses in America
  • Arts
  • High School
Catherine Ceniza Choy discusses the history of Filipino nurses at the 2011 Filipino American History Month Celebration at the Asian Art Museum. For...
A Walk Through the Chinese Galleries
  • Arts
  • MS, HS
A video tour of the Asian Art Museum’s collection galleries highlighting ceramics, jades, bronzes, paintings, and Buddhist arts representing some six...
Jakkai Siributr - On Art School, Politics, & Free
  • Arts
  • MS, HS
Dubbed “one of Southeast Asia’s leading contemporary artists,” Jakkai Siributr is noted for his detailed tapestries and installations that comment on...
Jakkai Siributr - On His Recent Works
Dubbed “one of Southeast Asia’s leading contemporary artists,” Jakkai Siributr is noted for his detailed tapestries and installations that comment on...
Ancient Temples of Nara
  • Arts
  • MS, HS
Explore Nara's ancient Buddhist art and architecture.
Angkor Temple Mountains
  • Arts
  • MS, HS
Explore the ancient kingdom of Angkor, which was one of the most powerful states in Southeast Asia from the 800s to the 1300s.