Asian Art Museum

About Asian Art Museum

Strategically located on the Pacific Rim and serving one of the most diverse communities in the United States, the Asian Art Museum of San Francisco – Chong-Moon Lee Center for Asian Art and Culture is uniquely positioned to lead a diverse, global audience in discovering the distinctive materials, aesthetics and intellectual achievements of Asian art and cultures, and to serve as a bridge of understanding between Asia and the United States and among the diverse cultures of Asia.

Our Vision
To make Asian art and culture essential to everyone.

Our Mission
The Asian Art Museum of San Francisco connects art to life. Our mission is to inspire new ways of thinking by connecting diverse communities to historical and contemporary Asian art and culture through our world-class collection, exhibitions and programs.

Our Values
The Asian Art Museum of San Francisco strives to be respectful, engaging, inspirational, nimble and accessible.


Curatorial Intern

June 2019 - August 2019 San Francisco, CA
“Everyone was passionate about Asian art, and my supervisor cared a lot about her interns. She gave us meaningful tasks, and we got to meet important people in the industry. I also got along very well with my fellow interns.”

museum preparator

December 2018 San Francisco, CA
“As an Iranian, I love working in AAM.excited to work with somany Persian and Iranian historical pieces.”
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