Dream a dream of dots with Kusama

MOCA Shanghai “A Dream I Dreamed” exhibition by Kusama Yayoi Showing through March 30, 2014  |  Entrance: ¥50 Museum of Contemporary Art, Shanghai, Gate 7, People’s Park, 231 Nanjing West Road  |  Sun-Thurs 10am-6pm; Fri-Sat 9am-7pm People’s Square Metro Station, Line 1, Exit 11 http://www.mocashanghai.org Ready to dive into the mind of a hallucinating obsessive compulsive artist? Head over the the MoCA Shanghai for the … Continue reading Dream a dream of dots with Kusama

Promotion for Propaganda

Shanghai Propaganda Poster Art Center Located in the basement of Building #4, 868 Hua Shan Rd. (华山路). 10 min walk from Metro Line 1 Jiangsu Rd or Jing’an Temple Stations. Entrance Fee: ¥20   |  Open Daily 10am-5pm  | Info in English and French http://www.shanghaipropagandaart.com/ This museum, which started as one room in the basement on the apartment complex, has now spread to fill three … Continue reading Promotion for Propaganda

Get Lost in TianziFang

TianziFang / TaiKang Lu Across from DaPuQiao (Line 9) Exit 1 Look for the stone archways leading back into alley-ways. TianziFang (Chinese: 田子坊; pinyin: Tiánzǐfāng) TaikangLu (Chinese: 泰康路; pinyin: Tàikāng Lù) The Tianzifang area  located off Taikang Rd  is a fun rambling network of cafe’s, shops, bars, boutiques and galleries built into converted Shikumen style housing (Chinese: t 石庫門, s 石库门, p shíkùmén, lit. “Stone Warehouse Gate”) Many shops occupy the first level, while some of the second and third levels continue to be … Continue reading Get Lost in TianziFang