General Information
Description of ProgramIs dedicated to being the foremost world-class center of Asian and Asian American arts and culture. The Charles B. Wang Center manifests this commitment by creating, establishing, organizing and documenting programs of the highest caliber that reflect both traditional and contemporary Asian and Asian American cultures and societies. These programs include exhibitions, films, lectures, conferences, performances, and educational discussions. The Charles B. Wang Center also supports scholarship and publications of eminence and intellectual merit. In public programs that respond to the broad issues of Asian and Asian American arts and culture, the Charles B. Wang Center seeks to create a dialogue between the established and the experimental, and between the past and the present. Central to the Charles B. Wang Center's mission is the encouragement of an ever-deeper understanding and enjoyment of Asian and Asian American arts and culture by diverse local, national and international audiences. These audiences are composed of students, faculty, artists, scholars and general public members of the Stony Brook community that the Center serves. The Wang Center provides a 120,000 square foot building, which houses multifunctional facilities of theater, gallery, lecture hall, chapel and dining hall. The Wang Center also houses Jasmine which is a full-service cafe offering an array of authentic, fresh, and seasonal Asian foods, including Korean, Chinese, Indian, Live Cooking at our New Hibachi Grill, Handmade Sushi, Sushi Burritos and Poke Bowls, and a wide assortment of Flavored Teas and Bubble Teas at our Teahouse. All exhibitions are free and open to the public. Please check the rest of the website for the admission prices of performances, lectures, workshops and film programs.
Geographic AreaStony Brook, New York; Town of Brookhaven, New York; Suffolk County, New York
Contact Information
Contact's NameJinyoung Jin
Contact's PositionDirector of Cultural Programs
Contact's Phone(631)632-6353
Physical Site Address 1Charles B. Wang Center
Physical Site Address 2Stony Brook University
Physical Site City, State, ZipStony Brook, NY 11794
Mailing Address 1100 Nicolls Road
Mailing Address 2Stony Brook University
Mailing City, State, ZipStony Brook, NY 11794
Main Phone(631)632-4400
Other Phone(631)632-1858
Additional Information
Last UpdateAug19
Affiliated Agency and Services
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Affiliated Services: CHARLES B.WANG CENTER