01. 01. 2014

Art Metropolis: Shanghai’s 10 Best Contemporary Art Galleries

Shanghai’s contemporary art scene is experiencing an exciting time of growth, experimentation and self-realisation. From the hip, graffiti-covered district of Moganshan Road to world-class museums and small art spaces tucked away on picturesque...

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27. 12. 2013

Chairman Mao’s old home to reopen inside luxury mall

Mao Tse-tung’s former Shanghai residence, a two-story lane house where the Communist revolutionary lived nearly a century ago, is to reopen – in the middle of a luxury shopping complex. A 26-year-old Mao...

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11. 12. 2013

After Shanghai Disappears Under a Blanket of Smog, State Media Touts It as a “Defensive Advantage”

Severe air pollution brings China’s financial hub to its knees as news outlets criticized over positive coverage. Record-breaking smog has crippled Shanghai in recent days, disrupting more than 100 flights and leading to a 26...

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10. 12. 2013

Shanghai Residency by Nicola Dale

Read the diary and blog of Manchester-based artist Nicola Dale as she negotiates her residency in Shanghai...she’s back in the UK just before Christmas. “There is a Chinese proverb which states: “The best...

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11. 09. 2013

The World’s First Pop Up Hackerspace in a Container

We built a Pop Up Hackerspace in a container as part of the Make+ for accelerating Makers’ project through Art. This is first to be host at  the Creative Carnival in Shanghai. It’s done and opened over...

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05. 09. 2013

Shanghai Design Week 2013

Shanghai has a Design Week of its own. It’s not quite as fleshed out and prominent as its cousin up north in Beijing, but here it is anyway, folks — a relative Johnny-come-lately in the international...

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