Wing Luke Museum was founded in 1967 in the Chinatown International District to focus on the history and culture of Asian Pacific Americans, becoming the only pan-Asian Pacific American community -based museum in the United States. The WING rehabilitated the historic East Kong Yick Building as its expanded home in 2008.

  • Primary Form of Entity: Nonprofit
  • Primary Artistic Discipline: Visual Arts, Heritage Arts
  • Primary Areas of Activity: Presenter, Producer, Community Development, Venue/Facility


Case Studies


The Wing Takes Flight: How the Wing Luke Museum Built a Home for the Asian American Community, Cay Lane Wren