Asian Art Museum

Asian Art Museum

@asianartmuseum

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Hello. We're the largest museum in the western world devoted to Asian art. Instagram: @asianartmuseum

San Francisco
Joined on December 03, 2008
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We looked inside some of the tweets by @asianartmuseum and here's what we found interesting.

Inside 100 Tweets

Time between tweets:
12 days
Average replies
1
Average retweets
5
Average likes
15
Tweets with photos
30 / 100
Tweets with videos
10 / 100
Tweets with links
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Rankings (sorted by number of followers)

20. in country United States and category Cultural center

58. in country United States and category Place

90. in category Cultural center

267. in category Place

Tomorrow, director and CEO Jay Xu helps commemorate the 70th anniversary of the Korean war for @EthnicMediaSvc and @sfkoreancg's live event, "70 Year Korean War Friendship Forum: Remembering The Korean War." 

Tune in with @EthnicMediaSvc tomorrow June 25, from 5-7pm PST. https://t.co/mjlDosfUF7

Tomorrow, director and CEO Jay Xu helps commemorate the 70th anniversary of the Korean war for @EthnicMediaSvc and @sfkoreancg's live event, "70 Year Korean War Friendship Forum: Remembering The Korean War." Tune in with @EthnicMediaSvc tomorrow June 25, from 5-7pm PST. https://t.co/mjlDosfUF7

πŸ³οΈβ€πŸŒˆ Celebrating a landmark win for LGBTQ communities. The Supreme Court ruled that the 1964 Civil Rights Act protects LGBTQ employees from discriminatory firing. And we're proud to celebrate the resilience of our LGBTQ communities with our June virtual programs. #museumswithpride https://t.co/ueFX5b0ohB

Quoted @ArtMuseumInterp

Interpretation & Anti-Racism: Live Tweet Chat June 11 at 8:30 PM EST/5:30 PM PST. Using AAMI's statement on the killings of Ahmaud Arbery, Breonna Taylor, and George Floyd, we'll discuss how museum interpretation can and must be rooted in anti-racism.https://t.co/76CEkmoguU

#Museumprofessionals, we recommend: Interpretation & Anti-Racism Live Tweet Chat. https://t.co/03qk5QAfzj

Black Lives Matter.
A letter from Museum Director Jay Xu.

➑️ Link for "Talking About Race" web portal resource mentioned below from @NMAAHC: 
https://t.co/pCAeomVqhM https://t.co/dCk8EJk28j

Black Lives Matter. A letter from Museum Director Jay Xu. ➑️ Link for "Talking About Race" web portal resource mentioned below from @NMAAHC: https://t.co/pCAeomVqhM https://t.co/dCk8EJk28j

Happy International Museum Day! πŸ›οΈ Every day, we're proud to celebrate the diverse stories and histories that make up our communities. Thank you, @Forbes, for highlighting the many ways we're celebrating APA Heritage Month. #IMD2020 #InternationalMuseumDay https://t.co/O1CrxtKo74

We're giving a standing ovation to our education department that has worked tirelessly to develop engaging programs, aid schoolteachers, and support both young and established artists! πŸ‘ Thank you, education department! πŸ‘ https://t.co/cjhfxXb3Rx

Kick off #APAHM celebrations today from home at 4 p.m. with Mayor @LondonBreed. Then check out all the virtual events honoring the month from @asianartmuseum, @SFPublicLibrary and others. πŸ₯³πŸ₯³ https://t.co/U9k7cWHmD6

Thank you Mayor Breed for helping us kick off our virtual celebrations for APA Heritage Month! #APAHM Watch Mayor Breed's APA Heritage Month greeting here: https://t.co/bfJAvHYWyb

We are excited to share that we are a @GoogleArts Partner! 🀝 Thanks to @Google, we are continuing to share online presentations of museum exhibitions and highlight some of our most compelling and beautiful artworks!
https://t.co/fNQKpxnIkX
#GoogleArtsAndCulture #APAHM https://t.co/QHIIWvMpRj

We are excited to share that we are a @GoogleArts Partner! 🀝 Thanks to @Google, we are continuing to share online presentations of museum exhibitions and highlight some of our most compelling and beautiful artworks! https://t.co/fNQKpxnIkX #GoogleArtsAndCulture #APAHM https://t.co/QHIIWvMpRj

Entering the #CreepiestObject #CURATORBATTLE with our netsuke in the shape of a skull & two snakes! πŸπŸ’€πŸ This tiny netsuke (just over 1 1/2 inches tall) was used in 19th-century Japan to secure a small box to the obi sash of a kimono. πŸ‘˜ Perfect for that punk-rock vibe. πŸ€˜πŸ˜‰ https://t.co/ewhY8pzzqW

Entering the #CreepiestObject #CURATORBATTLE with our netsuke in the shape of a skull & two snakes! πŸπŸ’€πŸ This tiny netsuke (just over 1 1/2 inches tall) was used in 19th-century Japan to secure a small box to the obi sash of a kimono. πŸ‘˜ Perfect for that punk-rock vibe. πŸ€˜πŸ˜‰ https://t.co/ewhY8pzzqW

"What was the Buddha's great wisdom, and how do the artworks and images of the Buddhist tradition convey it to us today?" β€” @CNNStyle Thank you, CNN, for sharing about our collection of Buddhas! https://t.co/33nXyZLkTh

Quoted @Swiftstories

It's the kingdom of the seagulls outside the @asianartmuseum in San Francisco. Apparently they didn't get the stay home memo amid #COVID19 https://t.co/6ImUrSXNGE

It's the kingdom of the seagulls outside the @asianartmuseum in San Francisco. Apparently they didn't get the stay home memo amid #COVID19 https://t.co/6ImUrSXNGE

They are legend. https://t.co/TtyOEfJqz3

The first major exhibition at the expanded @asianartmuseum will be devoted to an immersive installation of works by the Tokyo-based digital art collective teamLab. https://t.co/4TPDVWBfAo

May 2020: Come discover new cultures, new stories, new traditions, and new ways to museum. #MuseumDifferently Learn more, including how we’re addressing COVID-19: https://t.co/9HBmjVYE7p https://t.co/EapBtoOnDe

✨ Flash sale at the museum Boutique! ✨

End the month of February with a shopping spree! For a limited time only, take advantage of discounts on jewelry, books, textiles and more. https://t.co/14MpU6oB7Y

✨ Flash sale at the museum Boutique! ✨ End the month of February with a shopping spree! For a limited time only, take advantage of discounts on jewelry, books, textiles and more. https://t.co/14MpU6oB7Y

Don't miss it: A show highly recommended by our friends at @rickshawstopsf 🎸πŸ₯ https://t.co/AW1GOwLce0

Our newly updated 2nd & 3rd-floor collection galleries are now open! Stop by & discover treasures from the Persian World & West Asia, South & Southeast Asia, the Himalayas, China, Japan & Korea in our remodeled galleries. We're just 2 blocks away from @SFBART @SFBARTable https://t.co/FZLSs6FRMq

Our newly updated 2nd & 3rd-floor collection galleries are now open! Stop by & discover treasures from the Persian World & West Asia, South & Southeast Asia, the Himalayas, China, Japan & Korea in our remodeled galleries. We're just 2 blocks away from @SFBART @SFBARTable https://t.co/FZLSs6FRMq

"While there is a certain romance to shipwrecks, one of the museum’s main goals is to educate viewers about... how to conduct excavations." - via @ArtNet https://t.co/OXy09uNN4K

The name Isamu Noguchi remains well-known in popular art history, but Saburo Hasegawa less so. @TonyBravoSF has the story on the overlooked Japanese artist whose work is being honored in the @asianartmuseum's latest exhibition: https://t.co/0UDTvwgzlR

Is it just us, or does the museum look different today? #MuseumTrickorTreat https://t.co/pGuSoEgEI5

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