Regular admission to this exhibition is free for Asia Society Members and children ages 12 and under, for Nonmembers.
explores this paradigm shift by bringing together artists who are based both in China and abroad, underscoring that location is no longer the determining factor in the production of these artworks.
There actually is a long tradition of Chinese artists working in the diaspora.
In contrast, this younger generation offers a break from the past, looking towards a future that is rooted in internet culture and new media.
Most importantly, while past generations of Chinese artists made work asserting a Chinese identity, or "Chinese-ness", often situated in opposition to western culture, this younger generation was raised in a period of rapid globalization and refuses to be pigeon-holed by culture, politics, or geographic boundaries.
Enjoy lunch at the Jade Stone Cafe at Asia Society and receive complimentary admission to the gallery. Tuesday – Friday, am – pm Saturday– Sunday, am – pm Closed Mondays.