Throughout the year Asian Art in London is proud to promote a wide range of art events across the UK. These include symposia, performances, gallery talks, openings, lectures, short courses and much more. London’s eclectic resources make it a hub for art-world professionals and enthusiasts. This page is regularly updated.
Asian Art in London 2023
Current and upcoming Events
Including exquisite historic works drawn from major collections including the Royal Collection, Tate, The Ashmolean Museum and National Museums Scotland, many of which can rarely be displayed due to their fragility, Beyond the Page will explore how the traditions of South Asian miniature paintings have been reclaimed and reinvented by modern and contemporary artists.
The Brunei Gallery, SOAS, and the Royal Asiatic Society are pleased to present an exhibition celebrating the Society’s bicentenary and its involvement in the study of science, literature, religion, and the arts of Asia since 1823. The exhibition includes rare books, manuscripts, paintings, photographs, and maps from the collections and reveals how Asian works of […]
20 Oct – 08 Dec 2023 We are happy to announce an online specialist art short course ‘Beijing in the 18th Century’ offered by SOAS in association with Asian Art in London will run from 20 October to 08 December 2023. This course will explore the cultural contributions of this important period of Chinese history and […]
From influential superpower to repressive regime, Myanmar – also known as Burma – has seen dramatic fluctuations in fortune over the past 1,500 years. Experiencing decades of civil war and now ruled again by a military dictatorship, Myanmar is an isolated figure on the world stage today, and its story is relatively little known in […]
This autumn, The Hepworth Wakefield will present the first major museum exhibition of Kim Lim’s work since 1999, offering unparalleled insight into the artist’s life and work. Space, Rhythm & Light will display over 100 artworks created over four decades by Lim, alongside extensive archive material, most of which has never been seen publicly before, to show […]
Viewing: Fri 8th Dec 09.00 -16.30Sat 9th Dec 12.00 – 17.00Sun 10th Dec 12.00 – 17.00Mon 11th–Fri 15th Dec 09.00 – 16.30 Mon 18th Dec 09.00 – 16.30 Tues 19th Dec 09.00 – 16.30
Oriental Rug & Textile Society online talk: Changing hybrid fashions in 19th- and early 20th-century Singapore by Peter Lee
Changing hybrid fashions in 19th- and early 20th-century Singapore Singapore might be a relatively new metropolis, but it inherited a freewheeling, volatile and diverse Southeast Asian legacy of hybrid port city culture that was several centuries old. Singapore instantly became a melting pot of people, goods and ideas, once it was founded as a colonial […]