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  • Foreign Bodies: Katsuki Nogami

    The third in a series of exhibitions examining issues of posthumanism, this one sees Japanese artist Katsuki Nogami bring ongoing project Yamada Taro to Shanghai as part of his wider solo.
    Arts | Goethe Institute | Daily until Mar 24 2017
  • East West pres. 'Prelude To A Kiss'

    Nothing could be more blissful than a young couple on their wedding day — until a mysterious old man appears. With an innocent kiss, whole worlds are turned upside-down, as the bride and the old man switch bodies, with craziness and...
    Arts | Top O' The Mark-et | Daily until Feb 26 2017
  • The NSFW Show

    Ennis F.W. (of Qi-POW! Burlesque and House of TBD fame) serves as Master of Ceremonies for live late-night variety show THE NSFW SHOW. An exhibition of circus, burlesque, and comedy, the NSFW Show features Shanghai's new and upcoming...
    Arts, Nightlife | Harley's Underground | Today
  • Chen Yujun: The House Cannot Forget

    A two-part exhibition also taking place at Arario Gallery over on Hengshan Lu, Chen Yujun’s solo draws on the artist's native Fujian province. BANK hosts an installation titled The House Cannot Forget : taking the form of an abstract...
    Arts | BANK Gallery | from Feb 25 until Apr 16, 2017
  • Chen Yujun: The River Never Remembers

    The second of a two-part exhibition (stop by BANK Gallery for the first), The River Never Remembers comprises mixed media works on paper and installations from Chen Yujun’s Mulan River project. Both segments of the show draw...
    Arts | Arario Gallery II | from Feb 25 until Apr 16, 2017
  • Zhou Li: Shadow of the Wind

    Hunan-born artist Zhou Li's new abstract paintings go on show at Yuz Museum this spring. Comprising works on canvas alongside sound installations, Shadow of the Wind plays on the senses to reveal different perspectives when viewed close...
    Arts | YUZ Museum | from Feb 25 until Jun 4, 2017
  • Garden Memories Revived

    An exhibition entitled Garden Memories -- "a new body of digital collages which mesh together images of natural and urban environments. In this new exhibition, Clara Feder has engulfed these hard-edged and sterile environments in...
    Arts | Noeli Gallery | from Mar 4 until Apr 6, 2017
  • Zhou Siwei: Beautify Home

    Moganshan Lu gem Antenna Space teams up with Galerie Urs Meile to present a solo by Beijing and Chongqing-born artist Zhou Siwei.
    Arts | Antenna Space Gallery | from Mar 4 until Apr 4, 2017
  • After Us

    Part of K11's ongoing partnership with New York's New Museum, group exhibition After Us examines ways in which Chinese and international artists use surrogates, proxies and avatars to expand the notion of being human. A mixed media...
    Arts | chi K11 Art Space | from Mar 17 until May 31, 2017
  • Liang Shaoji: Sha Sha Sha

    Liang Shaoji has been working with silkworms for 28 years. Now, he presents a series of new works in a solo called Sha Sha Sha - that is, 沙> ( sha ), the sound generated by silkworms while feasting on mulberry leaves; 纱 ( sha ), the...
    Arts | ShanghART West Bund | from Mar 19 until May 6, 2017
  • Samuel Beckett: 'Malone Dies'

    Local theater troupe Shanghai Shakespeare has been authorized by the estate of Nobel Prize winning playwright Samuel Beckett to perform an original adaptation of Beckett's 1956 novel, "Malone Dies." Malone, elderly and impotent, confined...
    Arts | SmSh Territory | from Apr 13 until Apr 22, 2017
  • Toyo Ito: On The Stream

    Continuing a recent run of top-notch architecture exhibitions, Power Station of Art turns its attention to Pritzker prize-winning Japanese architect, Toyo Ito. The show outlines the architect's research-focused process through models,...
    Arts | Power Station of Art | from Apr 22 until Jul 23, 2017
  • Theatre Production - 'One Day of Monsoon'

    Shanghai Rangmanch ( Shanghai Theatre) is a professional theatre group run by Mukesh sharma . The group aims to promote theater and arts in Shanghai. For one show only, they are presenting One Day of Monsoon , based on Mohan Rakesh's...
    Arts | SmSh Territory | on Sat Apr 22, 2017