Why the Rat Comes First: A Lunar New Year Story

Asian Art Museum Storyteller Fred Sheng tells an exciting lunar new year story about a race that determined the order of the Chinese zodiac. Illustrated with artworks from the Asian Art Museum's collection.

Carry the Curator, Erwin Wurm

This video documents Carry the Curator, the artist’s special performance that took place on opening night of the exhibition Erwin Wurm: Euclidean Exercises in the IMA’s Efroymson Family Entrance Pavilion.

Deinstalling a Burmese Throne

Staff of the Asian Art Museum deinstall a Burmese throne for a Buddha image. The video footage has been sped-up 500x!

"Out of Many, One" by artist Jorge Rodríguez-Gerada

"Out of Many, One" was commissioned by The Smithsonian’s National Portrait Gallery and created by Cuban American urban artist, Jorge Rodríguez-Gerada. This giant portrait was placed temporarily on the National Mall and open to the public Oct. 4 through Oct.

Walking Down Mitchell

This short film provides a glimpse at the different events and tours that took place during the run of the Listening to Mitchell public art project.

Haneen Rabie- Patina as Ornament in Reuse Design

Princeton University PhD candidate and Princeton University Art Museum Research Assistant Haneen Rabie discusses how patina functions as ornament in reuse design.

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