|Shanghai Travel Guide|
Shanghai Art Museum is the foremost contemporary art museum in People's Republic of china. Established over 40 years ago, the museum through continuing expansion gradually becomes an important space for the social and culture exchange in shanghai. Responding to the needs of a rapidly developing cultural environment, as well as a growing artistic community,
Shanghai Art Museum and its staff look to the new millennium with great enthusiasm. It is hoped that the museum will become a world-class establishment in terms of its exhibition facilities, resources and collections, a center for cultural expressions, art education, information exchanges and intellectual discussions in Shanghai's contemporary art scene. This has always been the dream of generations in the Shanghai art community and we are much honored to finally witness its realization.
As the renovation of the new museum site and the planning of the coming
biennale continues, we eagerly look forward to future cooperation with
individuals, companies, foundations and organization, nationally and internationally.
The total construction space of the museum is approximately 5,000 square meters. There are five exhibition halls with research room, library, and studio and stack rooms in the museum. The multi-functional conference room is equipped with audio& video systems and simultaneous interpretation facilities.
Liu Hai-su Art Museum is ready to provide services for both foreign and
Chinese paintings and painting lovers, and also carry out broad exchange
Wang Kang Le was born in Fenghua, Zhejiang Province. He began his art
career in the painting department of Shanghai Commercial Press in 1924.
He learned his landscape by study under famous painters such as Huang
Bin Hong, Zheng Wu Chang and Zhang Da Qian. Now he is a member of Shanghai
Research Institute of Culture and History, member of Shanghai Artists'
Association, advisor to Huang Bin Hong Research Society, vice-chairman
of Calligraphy and Painting Society of shanghai and Hong Kong Defeng Studio.