Guided tour of Asia House
Come and enjoy a free guided tour of our Grade II* listed town house, designed by John Johnson. The magnificent library, a later addition to the site, was designed by Sir John Soane. The tours are on offer all weekend on a walk-in basis, as part of Open House London.
Saturday 20 September 10.00 - 17.00
Sunday 21 September 11.00 - 17.00
Open House London
Eiko Soga, Library installation, detail Asia House 2014.
ARTiculations – Blink by Simon Boswell
BAFTA-nominated film score composer, producer and musician Simon Boswell will be in conversation with Pamela Kember about his ambitious, long term multi-media art project Blink.
Friday 17 October
18.45 - 20.00
Asia House CEO and Philippine President discussed UK-Philippines trade
Asia House CEO Michael Lawrence met with the President of the Philippines H.E. Benigno S. Aquino III in Brussels on Tuesday, 16 September to explore further cooperation between Asia House and the Philippines government.
Market Visit to Azerbaijan
Asia House and the Britain Azerbaijan Business Council are pleased to support the UKTI Market Visit to Azerbaijan from 30 September to 2 October 2014. Click below to find out more about the visit and how to become part of the delegation.
ARTiculations with Richard Deacon
The Turner Prize winning sculptor will be in conversation with Pamela Kember, Head of Arts and Learning at Asia House. He grew up in Sri Lanka, and has travelled through many parts of Asia over the course of his career. He will talk about his interest in the rock carved sculptures of Asia.
Tuesday 30 September
18.45 - 20.30
Dry Lay Installation of Piccadilly Cornice 9 October 2012 at Shaws of Darwen, Darwen, Lancashire Photo: Mike Odwyer
Asian Business Leaders Award Dinner 2014
Tables and sponsorhip packages are on offer for Asia House's fifth annual Gala Dinner, when we will honour Ho Ching, CEO of Temasek, who will receive the prestigious Asian Business Leaders Award. The event will take place at The Banqueting House, Westminster.
Contact [email protected] to find out about sponsorship opportunities.
Monday 27 October
19.00 till late
ASEAN Secretary-General optimistic about EU trade agreement
ASEAN Secretary-General HE Le Luong Minh spoke to Asia House about his hopes that a free trade agreement between the 10-member bloc and the European Union will be negotiated soon, deepening economic and political ties between the two regions.
NoName Trio – Live at Asia House
NoName Trio fuses a concoction of acid jazz, traditional Iranian music, heavy metal, funk, Cuban and other influences to produce new compositions and fresh takes on classic jazz covers. Come and listen to this unique band perform for the first time at Asia House.
Thursday 20 November
18.45 - 21.00
Music of the Zhihua Temple
Come and listen to the unique, exquisite and plaintive instrumental music that accompanied Buddhist rituals in Beijing. The six member performers from this ancestral temple in China learnt this centuries old ritual music from the last generation of elderly former monks. This is their first performance at Asia House.
Thursday 6 November
18.45 - 20.00
18th September 2014
- Channel News Asia: Thai PM 'sorry' for bikini remark
- Channel News Asia: China says US hacking charges 'fabricated out of thin air'
- Channel News Asia: Modi 'expresses concern' to Xi on disputed border issues
- SCMP: ‘We don’t want another pilot killed’: Chinese admiral vows to continue intercepting US planes
- SCMP: Apple hiring manager in Beijing to handle China government data requests
- SCMP: Chinese farmer fitted with 3D-printed skull 'makes full recovery' after surgery
- Zee News: LIVE: PM Narendra Modi raised issue of Chinese incursions with Xi Jinping, says MEA
- Zee News: US media sees much at stake in Xi Jinping`s India visit
- Zee News: Chinese Army intrudes into Ladakh, Modi likely to raise issue with Jinping
- Financial Times: Dollar jumps as traders absorb Fed update
- Financial Times: Polls open to decide Scotland’s future
- Financial Times: Germany skids closer towards deflation
News & Views
Asia House CEO and Philippine President discuss UK-Philippines trade17/09/14
Asia House CEO Michael Lawrence met with President of the Philippines H.E. Benigno S. Aquino III.Read more
ASEAN Secretary-General optimistic about EU trade agreement12/09/14
HE Le Luong Minh gave an interview to Asia House following a private business briefing.Read more
Sculptor: ‘Artistic creation to me is a culmination of personal experiences’06/09/14
Singaporean Chua Boon Kee speaks about his sculpture Flowing ahead of his Masterclass at Asia House.Read more
Graphic Design in China 2003-13 Exhibition15/09/14 - 20/09/14
An exhibition which features the work of China’s best graphic design talent.Read more
Open House London 201420/09/14 - 21/09/14
Free guided tours around the array of interiors at Asia House will be given throughout each day.Read more
Steppe Closer: Contemporary Art from Mongolia23/09/14 - 03/10/14
An exhibition on contemporary Mongolian art featuring artists from Mongolia and Europe.Read more