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Shuttered in the city’s crackdown on independent initiatives, the artist-run space provided a model for low-budget, experimental art making

BY Carol Yinghua Lu | 03 MAR 20

Ahead of Gallery Weekend Beijing, a run-down of the best exhibitions in China’s capital

BY Tom Mouna | 22 MAR 19

An exhibition at Boers-Li Gallery, Beijing, reflects on the rising voyeurism within changing media structures

BY Tom Mouna | 21 FEB 19

Why did Beijing’s M WOODS museum recently mount two simultaneous exhibitions focusing on the ancient Buddhist site of Kizil, Xinjiang Province?

BY Colin Siyuan Chinnery | 17 SEP 18

At Beijing's Magician Space, demonstrating how products are more than their simple functions and exploring the hegemonic power of language

BY Tom Mouna | 21 AUG 18

The Beijing-based artist’s films draw on the emotional strategies of pop culture to explore identity and belonging in a hyper-mediatized world

BY Alvin Li | 13 AUG 18
News

The dissident artist has posted a series of videos on Instagram documenting diggers demolishing his studio in the Songzhuang district

04 AUG 18

A number of galleries have recently been marked for demolition, and a number more fear for their long-term survival

BY Tom Mouna | 24 JUL 18

A mix of unashamed nudes and demure portraits, Zhao Gang's paintings take in 21st-century China with feigned crudeness and humour 

BY Matthew Shen Goodman | 17 MAY 18

Ahead of the second edition of Gallery Weekend Beijing, the pick of the shows to see in the city

BY Yuan Fuca | 20 MAR 18

With the recent razing of suburban slums, tightening censorship and the sad passing of Geng Jianyi, a year of reflection in the Chinese capital

BY Carol Yinghua Lu | 08 DEC 17

From explorations into the varied meanings of ‘Asia’ to an uncomfortably personal solo show, highlights of the best shows across the city

BY Tom Mouna | 14 NOV 17
City Report

Following government plans for a greener less-crowded capital, artists are finding themselves squeezed out 

BY Colin Siyuan Chinnery | 06 NOV 17
Article

How the absence of colour is just the start of the journey that Cao Fei is taking with the BMW Art Car #18

BY Anneli Botz | 11 JUL 17

Long March Space, Beijing, China

BY Colin Siyuan Chinnery | 05 JUL 17

Ahead of the inaugural Beijing Gallery Weekend, contributing editor Carol Yinghua Lu selects the best new shows in the city

BY Carol Yinghua Lu | 18 MAR 17

The rise of Shanghai and the sad passing of Chen Shaoxiong

BY Colin Siyuan Chinnery | 16 DEC 16

From Ink Studio to Boers-Li Gallery to the Red Brick Art Museum – the best current shows in the Chinese capital

BY Carol Yinghua Lu | 18 NOV 16

frieze contributing editor Carol Yinghua Lu rounds up the best shows on view in the city

BY Carol Yinghua Lu | 17 MAR 16

Chinese Academy of Oil Painting, Beijing, China

BY Carol Yinghua Lu | 19 AUG 15