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E.g., 2017-07-22

  • Contemporary Porcelain at the National Museum
    Art
    86 reads
    TODAY 09:00 am - 05:00 pm
    China has been recognized for the beauty of its ceramics since the Song Dynasty. This exhibition at the National Museum looks at contemporary artists working in China’s long tradition of ceramic craftsmanship and includes works collected for APEC...
    Is it free?: It's free
  • Sous Les Pavés, La Plage!
    Art
    248 reads
    TODAY 10:30 am - 06:30 pm
    The De Sarthe Gallery hosts this exhibition of the work of Michal Martychowiec. The title of the exhibition refers to a slogan used in a 1968 student’s movement in France, and urges viewers to look for the sand under the city’s hardened paving...
    Is it free?: It's free
  • Chao Art Day: Danny Boyle’s Frankenstein, Family Scars Screening and Improv
    Art
    28 reads
    TODAY 02:00 pm - 07:00 pm
    Where: Chao Hotel
    The Chao Hotel brings multiple artists and performers to you. The day kicks off with a screening of the documentary Family Scars by Zhang Xiaogang, followed by a talk with the artist on the story behind the film. The Paper Tiger Drama Studio...
    Is it free?: Not free
    Price: Free for Chao members, 200RMB for non-members
  • Art
    60 reads
    TODAY 03:00 pm
    Where: NC Space
    This venue will partake in a weekend-long series of hutong-themed art exhibits, film screenings, spoken word performances, and more. More info here.
    Is it free?: It's free
  • Art
    24 reads
    Jul 23 03:00 pm
    This photo book captures hutong life from the vantage of Tan Siok Siok, a filmmaker, entrepreneur, author and former executive producer for Discovery Channel in Asia. These stark black-and-white images vividly convey alleyway living in all its...
    Is it free?: Not free
    Price: RMB 50
  • Ullen’s Center Conversations: Selected Poetry Read By Contemporary Artists
    Art
    34 reads
    Jul 27 03:00 pm - 05:00 pm
    UCCA invites art critics, curators, directors and artists who have shown at the Guggenheim, the New York Museum of Modern Art and the Pompidou Centre in Paris to participate in another form of art – a poetry reading. This Chinese language...
    Is it free?: It's free
  • Art
    45 reads
    Jul 29 03:00 pm
    Paintings and photos of hutong life will be showcased at this venue as part of a series of events celebrating the vitality and resiliency of those who work, play and live in Beijing's alleyways. More info here.
    Is it free?: It's free
  • Art
    124 reads
    Aug 02 10:00 am - 04:00 pm
    Master class in summer study and perform a piece from Broadway Musical where Broadway's finest meets the Broadway's future. 4 groups: 1) August 2,3,4,5,6 2) August 9,10,11,12,13 3) August 16,17,18,19,20 4) August 23,24,25,26,27 Schedule:10am-midday...
    Is it free?: Not free
  • Art
    11 reads
    Aug 05 10:00 am - 06:00 pm
    This August "Wavelength - Rhapsody In Lines" proudly presents recent works from 24 contemporary artists and fashion designers active in the US, Europe, and China. It will be the first time that the New York based serial exhibition, Wavelength, comes...
    Is it free?: It's free
  • ADEX Dive Expo China with Photographer Ernest H. Brooks
    Art
    29 reads
    Aug 31 10:00 am - 07:00 pm
    From August 31st to September 3rd, head to the Chaoyang Museum of Urban Planning and celebrate all things diving, including the latest gear, the best dive trips and how to preserve marine habitats. This year’s special guest is photographer Ernest H...
    Is it free?: It's free
  • Birthday Gift: Paintings and Scrolls to Celebrate the CCP
    Art
    62 reads
    TODAY 09:00 am - 05:00 pm
    The National Museum of China hosts this exhibition of painting and calligraphy to celebrate the 96th anniversary of the founding of the Chinese Communist Party. The theme of the exhibition is the “Chinese Dream,” and it focuses on outstanding...
    Is it free?: It's free
  • Art
    539 reads
    TODAY 09:00 am - 05:00 pm
    As part of its mission to stimulate a wider appreciation and understanding of seventeenth-century Dutch art, The Leiden Collection’s first international traveling exhibition will bring a group of some seventy works to the National Museum of China,...
    Is it free?: It's free
  • If Body Could Talk: A Photography Exhibition
    Art
    341 reads
    TODAY 09:30 am - 05:30 pm
    The Crossroads Center hosts this photography exhibition by Lyu Rui takes aim at the female form. Exploring women’s bodies from a female perspective, the exhibition explores the complexities and constructivism behind the female form. How can women...
    Is it free?: It's free
  • The Traditional Dimension: An Art Exhibition
    Art
    37 reads
    TODAY 09:30 am - 05:30 pm
    The CAFA Art Museum hosts this exploration of the traditional vocabulary of Chinese painting. “Copying” or making reference to other important works, is an important element in Chinese art, and this exhibition explores its history at CAFA during...
    Is it free?: Not free
    Price: 15RMB, 10RMB for students with ID
  • Imprint: Works by Alexandre Farto AKA Vhils
    Art
    170 reads
    TODAY 09:30 am - 05:30 pm
    The CAFA Art museum holds Alexandre Farto’s first solo exhibition in Beijing. The Portugese artist is known for his iconic visual language, original sculpting techniques and mixed media displays. His works focus on the relationship between humans...
    Is it free?: Not free
    Price: 15RMB
  • Harmonized Beauty: 100 Years of Zong Jixiang
    Art
    68 reads
    TODAY 09:30 am - 05:30 pm
    The CAFA Art Museum hosts this retrospective on the work of Zong Jixiang. Zong was the first painter to blend Chinese and Western techniques in landscape painting, and the exhibition pays homage to his important contributions to Chinese art with...
    Is it free?: Not free
    Price: 15RMB
  • Santiago Ydanez: Painting as Archeology
    Art
    27 reads
    TODAY 10:00 am - 06:00 pm
    The Whitebox Art Center hosts this exhibition by the Spanish artist Santiago Ydanez. The artist currently lives and works in Berlin and Granada. The exhibition looks at the disruption of ‘ideal’ art history and the practice of looking at classical...
    Is it free?: It's free
  • Viva Micro Mondo: Another World, Another Perspective
    Art
    206 reads
    TODAY 10:00 am - 05:00 pm
    This free exhibition puts the natural world under the microscope, going small to spotlight the objects we see and touch everyday and exploring the way these microsystems impact our day-to-day life. If we make ourselves the size of Tom Thumb, does...
    Is it free?: It's free
  • Zhang Yanna and Huanghe Language Joint Exhibition
    Art
    41 reads
    TODAY 10:00 am - 06:00 pm
    The artists Zhang Yanna and Huanghe both take different approaches to their work, but each focuses on problems of language. Zhang Yanna explores what goes into paintings – highly conceptualized images – and what stays out or remains “silent.”...
    Is it free?: It's free
  • Unlimited: Abstract Art
    Art
    96 reads
    TODAY 10:00 am - 06:00 pm
    Abstract art became popular in the US after the 1960s. When adopted in China, artists developed their own symbolic language, using oriental aesthetic elements and elements from Chinese philosophy. This exhibition at the EGG Gallery showcases...
    Is it free?: It's free