Magic and Divination in Malay Illustrated Manuscripts

A fascinating study of the texts and images in illustrated Malay manuscripts on magic and divination from the 18th – early 20th centuries

Thursday 12 October

18:45 - 21:00

Image not available

Foyer Gallery | Merna Liddawi: Revelation

Join artist Merna Liddawi at the private viewing of her latest works on the 12 September at Asia House. Her works will be exhibited at the Asia House Foyer

August 31 - September 29

Image not available

Art Gemini Prize 2017

The 5th Edition of Art Gemini Prize 2017, features 35 shortlisted works selected by a judging panel. Winners to be announced on opening night.

19 - 22 September

10.00 - 15.00

Image not available

Plastic Planet: By Jasmine Pradissitto

Daughters of Bangladesh

Ami, Amar Ma (Myself and My Mother) is a short-film documentary presenting the personal stories of 5 girls aged between 7 and 15, compiled over 4 days in March 2017.

Wednesday 11 October

18.25 - 21.00

Image not available

High Up Above & Down Below: Istanbul

24 August, 2017

Hwang Sok-yong: A Modern Tale of Poverty

17 August, 2017

Inglorious Empire: Interview with Shashi Tharoor

5 June, 2017

Nadeem Aslam – 2017 Closing Night

26 May, 2017


Ami, Amar Ma (Myself and My Mother) is a short-film documentary presenting the personal stories.

Dr. Farouk Yahya is Leverhulme Research Assistant in Islamic Art and Culture at the Ashmolean Museum, University of Oxford.

More Events
Join Our Mailing List
News & Views

Hande Eagle talks to Turkish poet Karin Karakaşlı to talk about her life and work.

The Festival focused on the human condition, social issues, and long-forgotten pasts.

Hande Eagle spoke to ALR’s Managing Editor Phillip Kim and Editor-in-Chief Martin Alexander.

More News & Views

Venue Hire

Asia House is a stunning Grade II* listed Georgian townhouse and is available to hire for events. To book, click here.