Korea…

A country exploring the push and pull of modern life versus traditional beliefs

Korea is certainly a country on the tip of the world's tongue. From its futuristic avatars of video-games, k-pop and fashion it also is deeply rooted in faiths both long established and recently introduced. The art that is created from these tensions is absolutely fascinating, a mix of homage and post-modernism unlike anything else found in Asia. We can't wait to introduce you to some of the idiosyncratic visionaries currently residing here.

Korea Art Tours

The Matriarchs of Khmer Culture

The Female & Modern Artists of Cambodia

The Radical Grandmas of Thailand

Female and Environmental Empowerment

Prose in the PRC

Prose in the PRC

Exploring the Hip Hop and Poetry of China

Under the Tibetan Stars (Jul 2019)

Trekking Adventure in Tibet & China

Art On Two Wheels

Art On Two Wheels

A Cycling Tour Of Japan's Art and Culture

Spirit of Japan

A Deep Dive Into Buddhism and Shinto

Meet the Aboriginal Artists of Taiwan

Nature & Nurture

Photography Tour in Japan’s Far North

Ice and Sun

Culinary Tour of Yunnan

A Feast for the Spirits

The Living Cookbook: A Food Tour with a personalized cookbook.

A Writing and Food Tour of Vietnam

Skyscraper and Canvas

A Modern Art Tour of Bangkok

Korea Art Articles

Climate ChangeMalaysiaNaturePhotography
November 25, 2019

Asia Art Tours interviews Ian Teh on Photography, Climate Change and Capitalism’s Hidden Costs

Asia Art Tours was fortunate to fly to Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia and speak with renowned Photographer Ian Teh. The First Images you’ll see (in sequence 1-8) are from Ian’s series,…

AcademiaFeminismJapan
October 19, 2019

Scream from the Shadows: Discussing Japan’s Feminism with Dr. Setsu Shigematsu

At Asia Art Tours, one of our main priorities is complicating or interrogating the dominant stereotypes we see used by the travel industry to sell their destinations.  For Japan this…

Korea
September 8, 2019

Let’s “Ask a Korean”about Korea! An interview with “T.K” Park of The”Ask a Korean” Blog

We interview “T.K”  (“The Korean”) Park of the Ask a Korean blog about Korea, Tourism, Activism & why American media so often speaks over rather than dialogue with Asia. Read the…