The 8 of Paths – Art in Beijing

The 8 of Paths – Art in Beijing

Contemporary art from China is almost only known under the prominent name of Ai Weiwei. Obviously such a huge country has far more creative talent than only one single individual, even though being an artist in China is probably not the easiest job to pursue due to the dictatorial regime.

One interesting opportunity to discover new talents from China is the current exhibition The 8 of Paths which showcases a generation of artists who have gained new possibilities and new freedoms to express themselves. Presenting 23 positions by young artists living in Beijing the goal of the exhibition is to promote China as a vibrant and artistic country. Even though this goal leaves some question marks inside my head, I really enjoyed visiting the exhibition at the Uferhallen in Wedding. The artworks are very diverse and showed me really interesting cultural insights into Chinese society and their art world. The exhibition runs until July 13th 2014 and every Wednesday they are also showing cinema screenings at 19h. My photographic impressions and the address and times after the jump.

The 8 of Paths: Art in Beijing
Uferhallen
Uferstraße 8
13357 Berlin
April 30th – July 13th 2014

Opening hours
Wednesday to Saturday 13-20h and Sunday 11-18h

Ticket prices
Regular price: € 6, – Reduced price: € 4, -
Free admission up to the age of 14.

die8derwege.info/en

Claudio by Claudio
on June 5th, 2014
in Art, Galleries, Wedding
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One Response to “The 8 of Paths – Art in Beijing”

  1. Berlin Says:

    Ich war vor zwei Jahren in Bejing, ist aufjedenfall sehr interessant vorallem die Menschen.

    Kann ich nur weiterempfehlen :-)