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Upcoming Events

  • 3rd Fridays Free Admission Museum Night (5 pm - 8 pm)
    3rd Fridays Free Admission Museum Night (5 pm - 8 pm)
    Multiple Dates
    Fri, Jun 21
    Chicago
    Jun 21, 2024, 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM CDT
    Chicago, 3500 S Morgan St, Chicago, IL 60609, USA
    Jun 21, 2024, 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM CDT
    Chicago, 3500 S Morgan St, Chicago, IL 60609, USA
    Free Admission Museum Nights take place every third Friday of each month from 5 pm to 8 pm. The tour will start at 6:30 pm on time. All tours depart from the reception desk, and please be sure to arrive on time. The event offers wine and appetizer.
  • Workshop: Chinese Calligraphy
    Workshop: Chinese Calligraphy
    Sat, Jun 29
    Chicago
    Jun 29, 2024, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM
    Chicago, 3500 S Morgan St 3rd Fl, Chicago, IL 60609, USA
    Jun 29, 2024, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM
    Chicago, 3500 S Morgan St 3rd Fl, Chicago, IL 60609, USA
    Chinese calligraphy is one of the oldest and most respected art forms in China, with a history that stretches back more than 3,000 years. It is the art of writing Chinese characters with a brush and ink on paper or silk, and it has been used throughout Chinese history for a variety of purposes.
  • Park Performance & Mask-Making Workshop -  Dreams from the Earth and Sky - Calumet Park
    Park Performance & Mask-Making Workshop -  Dreams from the Earth and Sky - Calumet Park
    Sat, Jul 13
    Chicago
    Jul 13, 2024, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM CDT
    Chicago, 9801 S Ave G, Chicago, IL 60617, USA
    Jul 13, 2024, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM CDT
    Chicago, 9801 S Ave G, Chicago, IL 60617, USA
    This summer, Artist-in-Residence Irene Hsiao will offer 3 site-specific performances & workshops responding to Chinese Celestial Guardians and Asian zodiac animals. All ages are welcomed! Be sure to bring a camping chair or blanket!
  • 万珺: 玉器讲座第二课,玉的文化源头 Jade Series Lesson 2: The Cultural Origins of Jade
    万珺: 玉器讲座第二课,玉的文化源头 Jade Series Lesson 2: The Cultural Origins of Jade
    Sat, Jul 20
    Heritage Museum of Asian Art
    Jul 20, 2024, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM
    Heritage Museum of Asian Art, 3500 S Morgan St, Chicago, IL 60609, USA
    Jul 20, 2024, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM
    Heritage Museum of Asian Art, 3500 S Morgan St, Chicago, IL 60609, USA
    The Heritage Museum of Asian Art invites you to join us for an enlightening lecture hosted by Jade Expert Jun Wan. Please note that this lecture is in Mandarin.
  • Jangchub Choeling Nunnery Visit
    Jangchub Choeling Nunnery Visit
    Fri, Jul 26
    Chicago
    Jul 26, 2024, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
    Chicago, 3500 S Morgan St 3rd Fl, Chicago, IL 60609, USA
    Jul 26, 2024, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
    Chicago, 3500 S Morgan St 3rd Fl, Chicago, IL 60609, USA
    The Jangchub Choeling nuns are on tour! Stop by to hear their lyrical mantras, performance, and stories from a Tibetan Buddhist Nunnery.
  • Park Performance & Mask-Making Workshop - Dreams from the Earth and Sky - Palmisano Park
    Park Performance & Mask-Making Workshop - Dreams from the Earth and Sky - Palmisano Park
    Sat, Jul 27
    Chicago
    Jul 27, 2024, 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM CDT
    Chicago, 2700 S Halsted St, Chicago, IL 60608, USA
    Jul 27, 2024, 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM CDT
    Chicago, 2700 S Halsted St, Chicago, IL 60608, USA
    This summer, Artist-in-Residence Irene Hsiao will offer 3 site-specific performances & workshops responding to Chinese Celestial Guardians and Asian zodiac animals. All ages are welcomed! Be sure to bring a camping chair or blanket!
  • Park Performance & Workshop - Dreams from the Earth and Sky - “Garden of the Phoenix” of Jackson Park
    Park Performance & Workshop - Dreams from the Earth and Sky - “Garden of the Phoenix” of Jackson Park
    Sat, Aug 17
    Chicago
    Aug 17, 2024, 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM CDT
    Chicago, 6300 S Cornell Ave, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Aug 17, 2024, 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM CDT
    Chicago, 6300 S Cornell Ave, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    This summer, Artist-in-Residence Irene Hsiao will offer 3 site-specific performances & workshops responding to Chinese Celestial Guardians and Asian zodiac animals. All ages are welcomed! Be sure to bring a camping chair or blanket!

Past Events

  • May 26, 2024, 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM
    Heritage Museum of Asian Art, 3500 S Morgan St 3rd Fl, Chicago, IL 60609, USA
    Join us for a mesmerizing journey through the graceful world of Bharatanatyam with the talented Dancer Shalaka Kulkarni.
  • May 25, 2024, 1:30 PM – 4:30 PM
    Heritage Museum of Asian Art, 3500 S Morgan St, Chicago, IL 60609, USA
    Please note that this event is in Mandarin 本次活动将全程使用中文进行. Watch and discuss a Taiwanese movie "Reclaim" (家之主). The film focuses on gender roles in a Chinese-speaking family and the struggle of a mother balancing her career and personal ambitions.
  • May 19, 2024, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM
    Heritage Museum of Asian Art, 3500 S Morgan St 3rd Fl, Chicago, IL 60609, USA
    This is a one-class ticket. Take a step towards greater harmony and wellness by joining our Tai Chi class. Immerse yourself in the gentle art of Tai Chi and discover the transformative power it holds for your body and mind.
  • May 19, 2024, 11:00 AM – 5:00 PM
    Heritage Museum of Asian Art, 3500 S Morgan St 3rd Fl, Chicago, IL 60609, USA
    Immerse yourself in the captivating arts of Asia with a unique opportunity to sketch in our galleries. Our extensive collection spans five millennia, providing a wealth of inspiration and discovery for artists of all levels. All materials will be provided.
  • May 18, 2024, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM
    Chicago, 3500 S Morgan St, Chicago, IL 60609, USA
    Join Chinese Paper-cutting (剪纸)Artist Lucy P. Liu in this dynamic and hands-on workshop. Lucy will discuss the history and traditions of paper-cutting, paper-cut patterns, and engage in a workshop where guests can learn and create their own paper-cutting masterpieces. All materials will be provided.
  • May 17, 2024, 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM CDT
    Chicago, 3500 S Morgan St, Chicago, IL 60609, USA
    Free Admission Museum Nights take place every third Friday of each month from 5 pm to 8 pm. The tour will start at 6:30 pm on time. All tours depart from the reception desk, and Please be sure to arrive on time. The event offers wine and appetizer.
  • May 12, 2024, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM
    Heritage Museum of Asian Art, 3500 S Morgan St 3rd Fl, Chicago, IL 60609, USA
    This is a one-class ticket. Take a step towards greater harmony and wellness by joining our Tai Chi class. Immerse yourself in the gentle art of Tai Chi and discover the transformative power it holds for your body and mind.
  • May 12, 2024, 1:30 PM – 2:30 PM
    Chicago, 3500 S Morgan St, Chicago, IL 60609, USA
    The Children’s Field Tour Program is designed for children of all ages to have a journey through the rich and diverse cultures of Asia. The program runs Sunday May 12th from 1:30 to 2:30pm, and it is free for children.
  • May 11, 2024, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM
    Heritage Museum of Asian Art, 3500 S Morgan St, Chicago, IL 60609, USA
    Join our 2024 Resident Artist Irene Hsiao in a performance with guest Artist, and a discussion about her process of performance and installation art as part of the "If The Sky Could Dream" program.
  • May 05, 2024, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM
    Heritage Museum of Asian Art, 3500 S Morgan St 3rd Fl, Chicago, IL 60609, USA
    This is a one-class ticket. Immerse yourself in the gentle art of Tai Chi and discover the transformative power it holds for your body and mind.
  • May 05, 2024, 1:30 PM – 2:30 PM
    Heritage Museum of Asian Art, 3500 S Morgan St 3rd Fl, Chicago, IL 60609, USA
    Learn about Asian Art in the Heritage Museum of Asian Art with a guided hour-long tour around the gallery. Museum-trained interns and volunteers will give a talk on selected artworks. People of all ages are welcome!
  • May 04, 2024, 2:30 PM – 3:30 PM
    Heritage Museum of Asian Art, 3500 S Morgan St 3rd Fl, Chicago, IL 60609, USA
    In this workshop, you will learn about the history and ancient techniques of Chinese calligraphy, and have the opportunity to create your own work of art. All materials included.
  • Apr 28, 2024, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM
    Heritage Museum of Asian Art, 3500 S Morgan St 3rd Fl, Chicago, IL 60609, USA
    This is a one-class ticket. Take a step towards greater harmony and wellness by joining our Tai Chi class. Immerse yourself in the gentle art of Tai Chi and discover the transformative power it holds for your body and mind.
  • Apr 21, 2024, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM
    Heritage Museum of Asian Art, 3500 S Morgan St 3rd Fl, Chicago, IL 60609, USA
    This is a one-class ticket. Take a step towards greater harmony and wellness by joining our Tai Chi class. Immerse yourself in the gentle art of Tai Chi and discover the transformative power it holds for your body and mind.
  • Apr 20, 2024, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM CDT
    Heritage Museum of Asian Art, 3500 S Morgan St 3rd Fl, Chicago, IL 60609, USA
    In this workshop, you'll experience a presentation of Chinese tea ceremony and a guide to various tea types. Along with this we'll discuss brewing practices, aesthetics, and methods to bring harmony for ourselves and in gathering to share moments of subtle joy!!
  • Apr 19, 2024, 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM CDT
    Heritage Museum of Asian Art, 3500 S Morgan St, Chicago, IL 60609, USA
    Join us every third Friday for Free Admission Museum Nights from 5-8 pm, with a guided tour at 6 - 7 PM. The event offers wine and appetizers. This Friday, don't miss a special performance by Irene Hsiao, our 2024 Resident Artist, as part of the "If The Sky Could Dream" project.
  • Apr 14, 2024, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM
    Heritage Museum of Asian Art, 3500 S Morgan St 3rd Fl, Chicago, IL 60609, USA
    This is a six-class ticket. Take a step towards greater harmony and wellness by joining our Tai Chi class. Immerse yourself in the gentle art of Tai Chi and discover the transformative power it holds for your body and mind.
  • Apr 12, 2024, 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM
    Chicago, 3500 S Morgan St 3rd Fl, Chicago, IL 60609, USA
    As part of EXPO ART WEEK, Elizabeth Corr, Associate Director of Arts and Cultural Partnerships at the Natural Resources Defense Council, discusses environmental activism in art, including past exhibitions at EXPO Chicago, in conversation with a performance installation by Irene Hsiao.

Re-Opening; October 22nd, 2022

It’s been a long journey, but we finally re-opened after closing in March 2020 due to COVID. We have added many new exquisite and unique works of art, including Ming and Qing Imperial Porcelains, Buddhist sculptures, and a collection of Contemporary Netsuke, including works by Michael Birch, Guy Shaw and Masatoshi. Please click on the video to see our new look. We are open four days a week.

 

Our new location: 3500 S Morgan St, Chicago, Illinois 60609 (Parking Available)

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