Explore traditions, techniques, and mouth-watering stories! This delectable exhibit investigates cultural traditions and cooking techniques that have changed with time and generations. Experience the sights, sounds, tastes and smells of food in the homes and restaurants of diverse Asian Pacific Americans.
- Wing Luke Museum of the Asian American Experience
719 South King Street, Seattle, WA, 98104, United States
Upcoming Events At This Venue
October 14, 2011
August 10, 2012
Wing Luke Museum of the Asian Pacific American Experience announces the opening of its newest exhibit, “Fashion: Workroom to Runway.”
On Display August 10, 2012 – April 21, 2013
From innovative design to mass production, many of the clothes we wear are touched by Asian Pacific Americans.
Discover what it takes to get clothing into a consumer’s hands through the personal stories
and perspectives of early sewing schools, garment workers and designers in the limelight.
Get a behind-the-scenes look at the creative process and hard work of this competitive industry. Unravel issues dealing with ethics, stereotypes, and ideals of beauty.
Featuring original works and contributions from national and local designers, including:
On display in the Safeco Special Exhibition Gallery at The Wing.
About the Wing Luke Museum of the Asian Pacific American Experience (“The Wing”):
The Wing Luke Museum of the Asian Pacific American Experience is dedicated to immersing visitors in uniquely-American stories of survival, success, struggle, conflict, compassion and hope. The Museum is in the heart of Seattle’s vibrant Chinatown-International District, and includes the very hotel where countless immigrants first found a home, a meal and refuge. As our nation’s only museum devoted to the Asian Pacific American experience, it’s one of the few places that can truly give you a new perspective on what it means to be American. The Wing is a Smithsonian Affiliate, a partnership with the Smithsonian Institution.