Founded in 1996, ShangART was forefront in establishing an art gallery for contemporary Chinese artists.
Formed at a time when most Chinese artists were relatively unknown in the west, ShangART set about supporting Chinese artists and nurturing up-and-coming talent, by exhibiting their work and promoting them to a more affluent Chinese middle class and bringing them to the attention of the western art market.
ShangART is now one of the leading galleries with considerable influence in the contemporary Chinese art world and continues to play a major role in the development of the contemporary Chinese art scene.
Since its establishment ShangART has staged over 70 exhibitions and now represents over 40 of the most talented Chinese artists working today in a range of artistic disciplines, which include painting, sculpture, performance art and video.
ShangART has been the leader in represent contemporary Chinese art at major international art fairs in Europe and has been recognized for its influence and dedication in promoting contemporary Chinese art worldwide, by being included in a prestigious publication of the top 75 internationally acclaimed art galleries in the world.
ShanghART (Main Gallery) 50 Moganshan Rd., Bldg 16Shanghai, China 200060 T: +86 21-6359 3923, 6276 2818 F: +86 21-6359 4570 Daily 10AM-6PM [email protected]
ShanghART Gallery Beijing 261 Cao Chang DiOld Airport Road, Chaoyang District, Beijing, China 100015 T: +86-10 6432 3202 F: +86-10 6432 4395 Daily 11am-6PM (closed Mon) [email protected]