Sign In

X
GO TO TOP
ART EXHIBITIONS
  • Daily except Mon until Jul 21 2019

    This is the first-ever presentation of the Mucha Family Collection in China, and the exhibition will feature over 200 original works of art by the celebrated Czech artist. In addition to his most prestigious Art Nouveau style posters, decorations, and jewelry, the exhibition also includes his drawings, paintings, photography, book design, and personal belongings. Some of which have never...

  • Daily except Mon until Jul 28 2019

    A unique exhibition showcasing avant-garde artists Yves Klein, Lee Ufan and Ding Yi. Coming from different cultural backgrounds of the west and east, these three artists polarise, to this day, the relentless pursuit of art through experimentation, innovation, and exploration. Individually and collectively, they have invented new artistic languages, media, and art forms by challenging existing...

  • Daily until Aug 14 2019

    The China Arts Festival is the highest-level and most influential national cultural and art event in China. During the festival, the China Art Museum will host three national-level big scale exhibitions: the National Excellent Art Exhibition, the National Excellent Calligraphy Engraving Exhibition, and the National Excellent Photography Exhibition. The participating artists come from 31...

  • Daily except Mon until Aug 25 2019

    The collaboration between Rockbund Art Museum and Para Site, Hong Kong features 53 artists who challenge existing boundaries between art and other disciplines, including artisans, healers, teachers, researchers, filmmakers, choreographers, activists, and poets. From the curator: "'An Opera for Animals' takes the history of different versions of opera as a departure point to explore both...

  • Daily until Jul 3 2019

    16 Magnum photographers interpret their "HOME" – "HOME" is a space for physical living, but also holds various other associations that are emotional, biological, cultural and societal. These 16 photographers have been given an open brief to explore the subject through their own individual practices, and the resulting work reflects their personal take on a subject we all record visually. No...

  • Daily except Mon until Jul 14 2019

    Shanghai Powerlong Art Museum is bringing the official selection from the Dunhuang Academy. The Dunhuang 1650 is a condensed display of the thousand years long art history. Mural paintings, as well as exhibits from Mogao Caves gongyangren (sponsors) and Dunhuang posthumous writings, will debut for the first time with 3000sqm-sized sand and over ten thousand Dunhuang sand plants together....

  • Daily until Jul 14 2019

    This large-scale solo exhibition is curated by Jeffrey Spalding, presenting Xue Song's artistic creation spanning more than 30 years. Xue Song has lived and worked in Shanghai for more than 30 years; his work expresses deep affection for the city. Through this group of works, the audience will see a vivid and rich "Shanghai style map" of the era and historical culture. Ticket Price: 100RMB/person

  • Daily except Mon until Jul 21 2019

    This is the French-Swiss photographer’s first solo institutional exhibition in China. It will offer a comprehensive overview of Binet’s accomplishment in more than 100 works of analog photography, including some of the most iconic photos taken throughout her 30-year professional career and her newly commissioned series featuring the walls of Chinese Suzhou Gardens. Location:3 Floor, PSA...

  • Daily until Aug 4 2019

    "Sensory Canvas" consists of two groups and four closely related topics, bringing 9 works by 8 artists. "Form of Nature" and "Form of Motion" present artists who try to reshape or unravel nature and posture, form in different forms, including dynamic devices and lighting. So they can let the viewer see the invisible form from nature and human movements. Featured artists include: James Tapscott,...

  • Daily except Mon until Aug 9 2019

    A photo exhibition about lovers and marriage through the lens of four photographers. “Summer of love” presents Liu Heung Shing’s Love in Spring: the discreet expression of love during a special era in China; Maleonn’s My Mobile Photo Studio: the journeys of loveliness, romance and kindness around 28,000 kilometers to almost 54 cities; Olivia Martin-McGuire’s China Love: the material aspects of...

  • Daily except Mon & Tue until Aug 17 2019

    Xavier Veilhan’s first solo exhibition on Chinese territory presents a series of newly produced works from each of his significant formal research fields: variations on both human and animal statuary, mobile sculptures and Rays installations. It is an introduction to his oeuvre in its present state of development. Also at Perrotin, Japanese artist Izumi Kato's solo exhibition showcases new...

  • Daily except Mon until Aug 18 2019

    On 4pm, May 17, 2019, the Japanese artist Tatsuo Miyajima will launch his largest solo exhibition in Shanghai. The exhibition will feature representative LED installations and performance artworks of each period since Miyajima started his career in 1988. Furthermore, the exhibition is going to present the newly created works specifically for the show, including LED installation “Time Waterfall...

  • Daily until Aug 18 2019

    Giovanni Ozzola's first exhibition in China will follow the thread of the changes and repetitions of night and day, presenting elements of exploration, lines of sight and horizons, echoing the civilizational history of Shanghai as it follows the traces of human exploration. Yang Fudong is a leading figure of Chinese contemporary video art, and this exhibition at Fosun Foundation Shanghai is the...

  • Daily except Mon until Sep 1 2019

    This solo exhibition of Japanese artist Yoshitaka Amano showcases nearly 200 original paintings, 32 large-scale hand-painted original works, and 5 animated film works, reviewing his works over the years. Amano is a painter, character designer, illustrator, and bookmaker. He also works on stage art and costume design. His signature delicate, bewitching and fantastic patterns are popular all over...

  • Daily until Sep 1 2019

    After launching its massive immersive contemporary art exhibition at Powerlong Museum, art group WAVELENGH opened its own venue in Changning. The debut show brought pop art and surrealism art from Philip Colbert and Trevor Andrew (Gucci Ghost), which features seven immersive art installations. The exhibition runs from 11am to 9pm, Monday to Friday; 10am to 9pm, Satureday and Sunday. Entry fee:...

  • Daily except Mon until Sep 22 2019

    “Duet” is a solo exhibition of Tan Ping curated by the renowned art historian and critic Wu Hung, on June 15th, 2019. Set in the present, the exhibition is a retrospective anthology of the 35 years of the artist’s creative career. Over 40 paintings, prints, videos and on-site paintings that constitute the exhibition provide a review of the artist’s upbringing, life, and mental progress as well...

  • Daily until Jun 30 2019

    Edouard Malingue Gallery Shanghai's new group exhibition brings together three highly reputed mid-career Chinese artists: Hu Xiangqian from Guangdong, Lai Chih-Sheng from Taipei, and Kwan Sheung Chi from Hong Kong. Each will present a work newly commissioned by the gallery, together with a selection of recent works. While their practices are different in character, medium, and conceptual...

  • Daily until Jul 14 2019

    This show is part of HOW NOW exhibition series featuring young Chinese artists. From How Art Museum: "Faced with the given predicament, if artists hope to play any sort of role in all of this, then they must first posit their practices at the core of the technological mechanism. Due to aaajiao’s background, he welcomes and fully embraces new technology and thought brought about by this...

  • Daily except Mon until Jul 15 2019

    Gu Jing, Chen LiHong, Li XingYu, Lin HaoFan, Wang Zhe, Zhang Le and Zhang Ju,7 Chinese based printmakers are bringing their characteristic prints to show you the way of self-responding to the reality. Free.

  • Daily except Mon until Jul 21 2019

    Li Shan’s solo exhibition “Decoding” will be exhibiting the avant-garde artist's continued explorations into BioArt. “Decoding” alludes to the unfolding of double helix structure in genome, which biological information could be humanly interfered by reading, writing and editing. This is an artistic presentation of Li Shan’s research into genetic editing at the molecular level since his solo...

  • Daily except Mon until Jul 21 2019

    12 pieces of newly created sculptures of various material by Wu Houting. Free.

  • Daily except Mon until Jul 28 2019

    The year 2019 marks the 70th anniversary of the Liberation of Shanghai. The Long Museum (Pu Dong) will hold a special exhibition entitled “Looking Back: for the 70th Anniversary of the Liberation of Shanghai A Special Exhibition on Shanghai from the Museum Collection” from January 8 to July 28, 2019. This exhibition presents works created since the 1930s, tracing the development of Shanghai....

  • Daily except Mon until Aug 24 2019

    Japanese art collective teamLab will showcase a new art installation titled Universe of Water Particles for the opening of the new art museum TANK Shanghai. The giant digital art piece sees a waterfall cascading down the tank which people can interact with by standing under. Like a rock in water, the presence of a person causes the flow of the water to change direction. Other installations will...

  • Daily except Mon until Aug 24 2019

    As part of the opening program, TANK Shanghai will showcase a group exhibition of 13 Chinese artists. The exhibition’s themes are “partial, experimental, and imperfect” and will include works from Zhang Xiaogang, Xu Zhen, Zeng Fanzhi and more.

  • Daily except Mon until Aug 31 2019

    In Between Days is unveiling a new and intriguing array of paintings, sculptures, and installations from seven artists. The exhibition will mark three Chinese artists Ouyang Sulong’s, Fan Xuechao’s, and Sha Shuang’s first collaboration with Art+ Shanghai Gallery. Ouyang Sulong’s 3-D printed sculptures and Fan Xuechao’s modernized take on calligraphy scrolls with mechanically moving characters...

  • Daily until Sep 1 2019

    This official ONE PIECE exhibition is co-organized by Japan Shueisha and Toei Animation Co., Ltd., and supervised by the celebrated manga artist Eiichiro Oda himself, whose works has sold more than 300 million copies. It restores Oda's Studio to its life-size and showcases sketch manuscripts and comics. Around 200 illustrations and painted works are on display. The exhibition runs from 10am-...

  • Daily except Mon

    Immediately after graduation from the National School of Applied Arts in Paris, Eric Bonte purchased his own workshop and began his pursuits as an independent artist. This type of daring and adventurous spirit is still evident in his works. “I want to give shape to the invisible, I want to make these phenomena felt and for that I must to go to the end of what is possible” (Bonte). This...

  • New York-based artist Daniel Arsham’s aesthetic revolves around his concept of fictional archaeology. Working in sculpture, architecture, drawing, and film, he creates and crystallizes ambiguous in-between spaces or situations, and further stages what he refers to as future relics of the present. While the present, the future, and the past poetically collide in his haunted yet playful visions between romanticism and pop art, Arsham also experiments with the timelessness of certain symbols and gestures across cultures. The exhibition Perpetual Present is specifically conceived for the space of HOW Art Museum Shanghai, presenting the most recent and representative works of Daniel Arsham. Entry fee: 120rmb.
  • In this dual exhibition, artists Wang Qifeng and Yan Xiaoqian is dream of those bygone days and this has inspired them to a modern representation of these ancient Chinese beauties, their elegance and poetry, their aesthetic values and lifestyle. Free.
  • “Nine Journeys Through Time” is an exhibition organized by Yuz Museum together with Alcantara, and evolves from the eponymous show previously presented in the Apartment of the Prince, Royal Palace in Milan, conceived and co-curated by Davide Quadrio and Massimo Torrigiani in 2018. “Nine Journeys Through Time” offers an exceptional combination of talents, 9 artistic approaches are brought together, expressing their visions through 9 projects in various artistic languages. From the transfiguration of painting into fashion, from digital design to music, they all draw inspiration from the specifics of a unique medium: Alcantara, analyzing all its various declinations and potential, exploring its invention and production processes, working with technicians and experts, be it along independent paths or through innovative collaboration projects. The 9 artists are Aaajiao, Andrea Anastasio, Caterina Barbieri, Krijn de Koning, Li Shurui, Alex Schweder, Chiharu Shiota, Iris van Herpen, and Zeitguised.
  • The first two night group exhibition of the Art After Dark Series with Yu Guo Chan, Nick Y., and Vincent Wen. Opening reception will have a chance to meet the artist, view their works, and have a drink. VIP ticket holders will have an opportunity to win an exclusive prize at the end of the exhibition. 30rmb regular entry, 50rmb VIP.
  • Power Station of Art in Shanghai and the Fondation Cartier pour l’art contemporain presents the young Japanese architect Junya Ishigami's debut solo exhibition in China, covers 20 groups of architectural projects such as KAIT Workshop, House & Restaurant, Forest Kindergarten, Chapel of Valley, but also reveal the process and details of the architect's realization of the concept through large-scale models, architectural drawing, design manuscripts, and films. Price: TBD.
  • Organized by independent curator Diana Nawi, ‘Mark Bradford: Los Angeles’ is a site-specific exhibition that explores the evolution of Bradford’s practice over the past decade, and his treatment of themes from present-day American culture. While best known for his abstract paintings and collage-based works, as the exhibition will highlight, Bradford has also developed a robust sculptural practice. ‘Los Angeles’ utilizes the first floor of the Long Museum to showcase Mithra (2008). The significant work addresses themes of hope and devastation, community and conflict—themes that run through Bradford’s practice. Free entry.
  • "MOTSE: Over and Over Again" is the first stop of the new media art tour in Shanghai. New media art team MOTSE 墨子 brings 17 large-scale works of art in various forms such as interactive visuals, mechanical devices, and sculptures to the Hall 8 and 9 of the Powerlong Museum. During the 120-minute visiting time, the audience will be in a 2,200 sqm art space and experience a "dream-like new media art journey". The theme of the exhibition is “addiction and pleasure”. The art group tries to redefine viewers' self-identity by trying to break them away from the restraints of their social life. Presale: 88rmb; Regular ticket: 128rmb.
  • Big exhibition dedicated strictly to the photographic medium, now in its fifth year. Expect 50+ contemporary photo galleries from around the region displaying their artists' work.
  • This high-end art fair, named after Shanghai's area code, is now in its fifth edition and always good for a look-see. If previous incarnations are anything to go by, expect a who's who of blue-chip international galleries and top-notch curated exhibitions.