Homeland: Hong Kong. Gay Asian American Reflects on 50 Years of Activism

Join CHSA for a conversation with Dan Tsang and Dr. Amy Sueyoshi about social justice and the importance of documenting social change. About this event Join CHSA for a conversation with Dan Tsang and Dr. Amy Sueyoshi about social justice history and the importance of documenting social change in repressive conditions. Dan’s activism spans five […]

We Are Bruce Lee VIP Opening reception

“We Are Bruce Lee: Under the Sky, One Family” Grand Opening VIP Event   After two years of closure, CHSA is excited to present an exclusive evening of rebirth, as we unveil the landmark We Are Bruce Lee: Under the Sky, One Family exhibition. This is a proud, heartwarming homecoming for a legendary figure who […]

In Conversation with Tim Yip: From Hong Kong to the San Francisco Opera

Join Chinese Historical Society of America and San Francisco Opera for an intimate conversation with Oscar-winning designer Tim Yip. During this 60-minute talk, Yip will discuss Dream of the Red Chamber and his career in Hong Kong film, recent stage works, and new media output. Presented as part of the film and conversation series, Radiating Bruce Lee: Cinema Under […]

Back to School Soirée at CHSA

Chinese Historical Society of America Museum 965 Clay Street, San Francisco, CA, United States

Bay Area educators are invited to join us for a festive evening of drinks, food, music, and access to our current exhibits!School is back in session, and teachers deserve a night out...in San Francisco's Chinatown! Join us for our first annual Back to School Soirée at the Chinese Historical Society of America! The goal of […]

RED HEROINE film screening

Chinese Historical Society 965 Clay St, San Francisco, CA, United States

Join CHSA for the first installment of our RADIATING BRUCE LEE: CINEMA UNDER THE SKY series with silent film RED HEROINE .Join CHSA for the first installment of our RADIATING BRUCE LEE: CINEMA UNDER THE SKY series with silent film RED HEROINE accompanied with a live DJ.Saturday, October 22 @ CHSA7:00pmRED HEROINEChina, 1929Director: Wen YiminPossibly […]

Golden Gate Girls film screening + Louisa Wei on Filmmaker Esther Eng

Chinese Historical Society 965 Clay St, San Francisco, CA, United States

Join CHSA for RADIATING BRUCE LEE: CINEMA UNDER THE SKY series with a film screening of GOLDEN GATE GIRLS and talk by Louisa Wei.Join CHSA for our second installment of our RADIATING BRUCE LEE: CINEMA UNDER THE SKY series with a film screening of GOLDEN GATE GIRLS accompanied by a guest talk from Louisa Wei […]

THE ORPHAN film screening + Sam Ho on the Making of Bruce Lee

The Great Star Theater 636 Jackson Street, San Francisco, CA, United States

Join us for our RADIATING BRUCE LEE series with THE ORPHAN accompanied by a talk from Hong Kong film critic Sam Ho.Join CHSA for our RADIATING BRUCE LEE: CINEMA UNDER THE SKY series with a screening of THE ORPHAN accompanied by a talk from Hong Kong film critic Sam Ho on the Making of Bruce […]

THE GRANDMASTER film screening + Influence of Bruce Lee on Hip Hop

Chinese Historical Society 965 Clay St, San Francisco, CA, United States

Join us for our RADIATING BRUCE LEE series with THE GRANDMASTER accompanied by a talk about the Influence of Bruce Lee on Hip Hop .Join CHSA for our RADIATING BRUCE LEE: CINEMA UNDER THE SKY series with a screening of THE GRANDMASTER accompanied by a talk about the Influence of Bruce Lee on Hip Hop […]

THE WAY OF THE DRAGON film screening + Food Panel Discussion

The Great Star Theater 636 Jackson Street, San Francisco, CA, United States

Join us for our RADIATING BRUCE LEE series with THE WAY OF THE DRAGON accompanied by a food panel discussion.Join CHSA for our RADIATING BRUCE LEE: CINEMA UNDER THE SKY series with a screening of THE WAY OF THE DRAGON accompanied by food panel discussion: Of Chinese American Immigration and Restaurants.Sunday, November 27 @ The […]

Zhuangzi’s Butterfly Inception – Healing Sound and Art Performance

Chinese Historical Society 965 Clay St, San Francisco, CA, United States

Xinye Lin combines CHSA's historic Chinese opera recordings to create a stunning multi-channel visual projection and vocalization art piece.Artist Xinye Lin explores the relationship between art, rhythm, culture and philosophy. 
Her work utilizes all the senses in an active and interactive manner where the depiction of methods to heal the mind, spirit and soul is […]

Zhuangzi’s Butterfly Inception – Healing Sound and Art Performance

Chinese Historical Society 965 Clay St, San Francisco, CA, United States

Xinye Lin combines CHSA's historic Chinese opera recordings to create a stunning multi-channel visual projection and vocalization art piece.Artist Xinye Lin explores the relationship between art, rhythm, culture and philosophy. 
Her work utilizes all the senses in an active and interactive manner where the depiction of methods to heal the mind, spirit and soul is […]