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Galleries, exhibitions and art openings in Beijing

Exit interview: Daphné Mallet
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Exit interview: Daphné Mallet

Time Out talks to Jiali Gallery owner about what she's learned in Beijing

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Gallery visit: Video Bureau
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Gallery visit: Video Bureau

Caochangdi’s exhibition space is a unique institution worthy of your time

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Avant-garde Chinese art in retrospect
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Avant-garde Chinese art in retrospect

A comprehensive and bewildering time capsule of avant-garde Chinese art

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Preview: Trembling Surfaces
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Preview: Trembling Surfaces

Long March Space plays home to the disconcerting and bizarre

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Beijing art walks

Art Walk: 798 art district
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Art Walk: 798 art district

Where to go and what to see in the city's biggest art district

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Art Walk: Caochangdi
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Art Walk: Caochangdi

Explore this dusty village packed with some of China's top artists

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Art Walk: Hutong galleries
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Art Walk: Hutong galleries

Beijing's most progressive art is happening in the hutongs

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Popular art features

A bluffer's guide to contemporary Chinese art
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A bluffer's guide to contemporary Chinese art

Go from art dud to aficionado with our contemporary crash course

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Public art in Beijing
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Public art in Beijing

Discover some of the city’s most beautiful, ugly and downright bizarre art pieces

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This is what the lives of ordinary North Koreans are like
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This is what the lives of ordinary North Koreans are like

Photos of everyday life in the secretive state

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A bluffer's guide to Andy Warhol
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A bluffer's guide to Andy Warhol

Brush-up on your knowledge of the bewigged pop-art pioneer

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798 galleries

White Box Art Center

White Box Art Center

Abandoned military factory converted into modern art space.

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M Woods (木木美术馆)
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M Woods (木木美术馆)

M Woods is a contemporary art gallery located in the 789 Art District

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Boers-Li Gallery
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Boers-Li Gallery

A boudary-pushing space in 798

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Pace Beijing (佩斯北京)
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Pace Beijing (佩斯北京)

A gallery in 798 known for bringing in huge-name exhibitions

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Magician Space (魔金石空间)
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Magician Space (魔金石空间)

A small, avant-garde gallery in 798

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Faurschou Foundation
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Faurschou Foundation

A Bauhaus-style gallery in Beijing's 798 Art District.

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Caochangdi art galleries

Galerie Urs Meile (麦勒画廊)
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Galerie Urs Meile (麦勒画廊)

An international art gallery in Caochangdi

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Video Bureau
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Video Bureau

A non-profit that provides space to exhibit and archive video art

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De Sarthe Beijing

De Sarthe Beijing

Beijing outpost of Paris-founded gallery

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White Space (空白空间)
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White Space (空白空间)

White Space Beijing is an art gallery that focuses on emerging Chinese artists

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Telescope
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Telescope

A non-profit styled project space for emerging artists in China and abroad

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Taikang Space (泰康空间)
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Taikang Space (泰康空间)

The very first domestically funded non-profit art space in Beijing

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Hutong art galleries

Arrow Factory (箭厂空间)
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Arrow Factory (箭厂空间)

An independently run alternative art space located in a small hutong in the city centre.

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Aotu Studio

Aotu Studio

Multidisciplinary art space and boutique hair salon in the heart of Beijing

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Jiali Gallery
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Jiali Gallery

An intimate gallery inside a hutong home

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Intelligentsia Gallery
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Intelligentsia Gallery

An independent art space in Beijing

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Popular Art interviews

Interview: David Hockney
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Interview: David Hockney

The British artist on Beijing, iPad art and inspiration

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Interview: Ai Weiwei
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Interview: Ai Weiwei

We talk to Ai Weiwei as his first China solo show opens

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Interview: Baudouin Mouanda
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Interview: Baudouin Mouanda

Photographer Baudouin Mouanda on the Congolese fashion subculture les sapeurs

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Interview with the co-founders of Intelligentsia
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Interview with the co-founders of Intelligentsia

The co-founders talk about taking on the city’s art establishment

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