KeCenter and a curator Biljana Ciric presents new project “History in the Making: Shanghai 1979 – 2009” starting Sep 09th at 436 Jumen Rd. This exhibition is the most complete overview of contemporary art practices in Shanghai over the past 30 years.
This exhibition would encourage discussion around three aspects, and the curatorial framework will help to clarify the sequential role the Shanghai art groups have played within the larger framework of the development of Chinese contemporary art in general. This exhibition is not only an overview of the Shanghai contemporary art scene, but also the first time that several generations of characteristic artists from Shanghai (including different age groups, different artistic approaches) have been brought together in the form of an exhibition.
History in the Making: Shanghai 1979 – 2009
Date: September 9th – October 10th, 2009
Opening Reception: Start at 19:30 on September 9th
Place: 436 Jumen Rd. Shanghai
Text: mariko takei