Last October OCT Contemporary Terminal opened a branch in Shanghai with a solo exhibition of Yang Fudong Quote out of context. The exhibition is running until January 6th, this is the last chance to see it.
OCT Contemporary Terminal is an art space located in Shenzhen, it officially became contemporary art museum in April. At that time the management team announce that the project was to open museum branches all around the country including Beijing, Shanghai, Wuhan, Xi’an starting by Shanghai.
Wu Hung has been engaged as chairman of the artistic committee composed of Marko Daniel, Fei Dawei, Wang Guangyi, Wang Jianwei, Huang Zhuan, Zhang Peili, Sui Jianguo, Karen Smith, Lu Yinghua, Wang Xuwei.
OCT Contemporary Terminal Shanghai is located on North Suzhou Road in an old bank’s warehouse, with 1600 sqm of exhibition space. The building dates from the 30’s, and the original architecture of the warehouse has been preserved while renovated. This space will be used until 2015, time of the completion of the definitive 8000sqm art museum located in Suzhou Creek.
YANG Fudong: Quote Out of Context
Curator: Gu Zheng
Opening: 29th Sept., 2012, 17:00 (by invitation only)
Duration: 30th Sept. 2012 – 3rd Jan., 2013, 10:00 – 17:00 (10:00 – 21:00 on Sat.)
Address: OCT Contemporary Art Terminal Shanghai, NO.1016 North Suzhou Road, Shanghai 上海市北苏州路1016号