Ethnical themes can merit Shanghai

There is no ethnical art found in Shanghai Just like in other great cities Berlin, Florence, London, Prague. The art of Shanghai can be enriched by the input of cultural ideas of ethnical (minority-) groups.

Less conceptual art

In comparison with Amsterdam (50%), Hong Kong (44%), Milan (33%) there is less conceptual art in Shanghai (26% of the artworks in public space).

Art in parks but less near buildings

70% of the artwork is in a spacieus context which invites contemplating the art. Only 14% is located near a building. ArtAtSite gives the advise to bring more artwork in contact with a building; to let art interact with a building.

Lack of information

It’s hard to find the details about the artist and the backgrounds of the artwork, just like it is in Shanghai and Hong Kong.

Key-words of the projects in : ethnical, conceptual, critical, building.

17 pieces of art are chosen from Beijing, Berlin, Florence, Hong Kong, London, Los Angeles, Milan, New York, San Francisco.
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Special feature Description Location Information Image
critical This old historical figure is on a simple transformed by young critics. Beijing Click here
building Suddenly the solid institutions are surrounded by fear and strangeness. New York Click here
building Is this artwork telling something about the people in her context? Berlin Click here
building Suddenly the building has a strange capacity: something with water ... Hong Kong Click here
ethnical Thes women can express a special idea and emotion. London Click here
ethnical This feeling is not restricted to an ethnic or social group and may clairly expressed. New York Click here
building The wall is moving and is elluminating. Los Angeles Click here
conceptual What is this conceptual artwork doing, saying and evoking? Berlin Click here
conceptual This artwork just starts to come out and make contact. Milan Click here
conceptual How solid is religion nowadays? Florence Click here
conceptual Conceptual art can be full of movement, reflexions, emotions. San Francisco Click here
building Would this European traditional art be appreciated by Asian art-lovers? Berlin Click here
building This artwork brings grace and focus. Berlin Click here
building This artwork brings the future in but stays functional on a very traditional way. Hong Kong Click here
building Structures can dance. Los Angeles Click here
humour That's what happens when a young stonemason becomes a keyfigure .. London Click here
ethnical This artwork expresses ethnical habits, colors, ways, beauty. Los Angeles Click here
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