News

Read about the recent Lunar New Year event we co-hosted with our partners: The Rail Park, Philadelphia Chinatown Development Corporations, and Philadelphia Suns.
Asian Arts Initiative is one of 14 Philly organizations to receive the National Endowments for the Arts funding in 2022. Read about it here.
Read an interview of our Executive Director Anne Ishii with the Mellon Foundation about how we create space for "brave" art and artists at Asian Arts Initiative.
Ticketing is now live for AAI's 2021 Benefit in a Box event and giveaway! On May 6 this spring, we invite you to celebrate with community in honor of all the Moms (in all their manifestations!) who have supported and cared for us through this past year and all those prior. This year, we honor Gerry...
Read about Unity at the Initiative participating artist, Malachi Lily, here interviewed by Suzi Nash for Philadelphia Gay News.