The image above was taken at the Asia Society in New York City, where the Center loaned several objects for an exhibit. The three objects in the photograph belong to the Center.
International Burma Studies Conference 2016
Friday, October 7th-Sunday, October 9th Northern Illinois University, DeKalb, IL For more information, visit our conference website!
MAY 16 - JUNE 13 the Center will only be open 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM (CST).
Kaleidoscope: Celebrating 30 Years of Art at the Center for Burma Studies
August 26 - November 26 at NIU Art Museum
An exhibit celebrating the 30th anniversary of the Center for Burma Studies at NIU focusing on multiple interdisciplinary approaches of Burmese Art reflecting past and present through a series of mini exhibitions. More information.
Painting Myanmar Today: The Thukhuma Collection
September 1 - Mid-October at Jack Olson Gallery
The Thukhuma collection —solely dedicated to Burmese contemporary paintings— was assembled by Professor Ian Holliday, a specialist in Burmese politics at the University of Hong Kong. More information.
Monday, April 25th, 7 PM, Jack Arends Hall Rm 111
The Burma Interest Group screened several short films set in Burma/Myanmar.
Friday, February 19th, 12 PM, Campus Life Building Room 100
Rescuing Vanishing Art: Reverse Glass Painting in Mainland Southeast Asia
Lecture by the Center for Burma Studies' Director, Catherine Raymond and Art History Graduate Student, Carmin Berchiolly
Presented as part of the Center for Southeast Asia Studies Spring Lecture Series.
In memoriam of Dr. F. K. Lehman (Chit Hlaing), we have created a tribute page where everyone can contribute photographs and memories of Dr. Lehman. This page can be accessed by clicking here.