Flower Godness Exhibition Opening
Ailing Foundation presents Flower Godness by W&W photo exhibition by Yuhong Wang and Mario Weinberg. Their work is described as "a Chinese artist and a German artist built a conversation through painting." Free entry. Opening hours: everyday from 10am to 10pm.
From Jul 30
BolognaFiere Contemporary Art
For the new edition year, the SH Contemporary is renamed 'BolognaFiere Shanghai International Contemporary Art Exhibition'. Starting from September 2014, the Exhibition Center aims to provide a wider selection of contemporary art to satisfy the hunger of art lovers as well as collectors and VIPs from Asia Pacific. Entrance is 100rmb.
From Sep 12
“Extend Your Fist” Paintings Exhibition
The Embassy of Ecuador in China, the Consulate General of Ecuador in Shanghai, and the Guyasamin Foundation presents the Extend Your Fist exhibition of Ecuadorian Oswaldo Guayasamin, one of the most recognizable artists of Latin American art over the last century. Goes from 10pm to 4pm. Free entry. For more information, click China Art Palace
161 Shangnan Lu,
near Guozhan Lu
From Aug 1
Cai-Guo Qiang: The Ninth Wave
One of China's best-known contemporary artists Cai-Guo Qiang is the subject of this not-to-be-missed solo show at Shanghai Power Station of Art. The Ninth Wave
focuses on current global environmental and ecological crises through traditional Chinese aesthetics and philosophy. Expect Cai's signature 'gunpowder paintings' (as explosive as they sound), a lake of ink created inside the museum, and an installation comprising 99 wolves... Should be good.
From Aug 8