Family Day: Southeast Asia

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Family Day: Southeast Asia
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Family Day: Southeast Asia says
Celebrate the arts, cultures, and musical traditions of Southeast Asia. Activities will center around themes from Cambodia, Indonesia, Myanmar, the Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, and Vietnam. Please check back regularly as we confirm art projects, demonstrations, and performances.

Art Projects

Activities will take place from 1:00 - 4:00 pm

Community Landscape
Craft the façade of a street scene in Singapore’s famous Little India neighborhood, the renowned Angkor Wat in western Cambodia, the futuristic Petronas Towers in Malaysia, or the historic Shwedagon Pagoda in Myanmar. Recommended for ages 7 and older.

Filipino Gold Adornments
Shape your own golden bracelets, crowns, and pendants based on the craftsmanship of classical Filipino goldsmiths. Recommended for ages 6 and older.

Woodblock Printing
Design a unique pattern inspired by batik from Indonesia and Malaysia or tell a visual story based on woodblock folk artwork from Vietnam. Recommended for ages 6 and older.

Performances and Demonstrations

Demonstrations and performances will be announced October 2015.

Jade Stone Cafe at Asia Society

Special menu items:

Thai Tacos
Choice of coconut shrimp, grilled chicken, or beef; lettuce, fresh cilantro, fresh mint, lime wedges, sriracha aioli, peanut sauce, served in flour tortillas

Vietnamese Banh Mi
Choice of grilled chicken or beef; cucumbers, carrots, jicama, fresh cilantro, fresh jalapenos, sriracha aioli, on a mini baguette
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By: Asia Society Texas Center