With 13 locations across the globe, Asia Society is the leading educational organization dedicated to promoting mutual understanding and strengthening partnerships among the peoples, leaders, and institutions of Asia and the United States in a global context. Across the fields of arts, business, culture, education, and policy, the Society provides insight, generates ideas, and promotes collaboration to address present challenges and create a shared future. Asia Society Texas Center operates as a separate 501©(3) organization and is an affiliate of the Asia Society global network.
Exhibitions at Asia Society Texas Center have pride of place in a 40,000 square-foot building designed by Yoshio Taniguchi and opened to the public in April 2012. Since opening, exhibitions have included Treasures of Asian Art: A Rockefeller Legacy (April – Oct 2012), showcasing major works from the Mr. and Mrs. John D. Rockefeller 3rd collection; The Other Side: Chinese and Mexican Immigration to America (March – July 2015), drawing parallels between two communities via contemporary art, Drawn from Nature (September 2015 – February 2016) celebrating the ongoing impact of the natural world in contemporary Asian art, and Modern Twist: Contemporary Japanese Bamboo Art (January 29 – July 30, 2017), among others.
This staff member assists the Nancy C. Allen Curator and Director of Exhibitions in all elements of exhibition development, planning, and execution. He or she is responsible for the physical care and arrangements for temporary exhibitions and loans, and for management of tours of exhibitions organized by Asia Society Texas Center (ASTC) as assigned, along with other departmental duties. Job title commensurate with candidate experience.