Welcome to the Center for Burma Studies


The image above was taken at the Asia Society in New York City, where the Center for Burma Studies loaned several objects for an exhibit. The three objects in the photograph belong to the Center. 

International Burma Studies Conference 2016

Friday, October 7th-Sunday, October 9th
Northern Illinois University, DeKalb, IL
For more information, visit our conference website!

Upcoming Events:

Friday, February 19th, 12 PM, Campus Life Building Room 100

Rescuing Vanishing Art: Reverse Glass Painting in Mainland Southeast Asia

  • Lecture by the Center for Burma Studies' Director, Catherine Raymond and Art History Graduate Student, Carmin Berchiolly
  • Presented as part of the Center for Southeast Asia Studies Spring Lecture Series.


Journal of Burma Studies Volume 19.2 (abstracts)

Current Exhibit:
"Beyond Aesthetics: The Art of
Burmese Metalworking"

Jack Arends Building, 2nd Floor

Featured Past Exhibit:
Buddhist Art of Myanmar

Asia Society New York, New York
February 10 through May 10, 2015

The Center for Burma Studies proudly loaned
 several objects to this exhibit in New York City!