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  • Guido Mologni New Fair Director of SHC 2014

    09 September 2013
    Bologna, Italy – Mr. Duccio Campagnoli, President of BolognaFiere Spa and BolognaFiere China, announced today that Mr.Guido Mologni was appointed as the new Fair Director of the upcoming Shanghai Int’l Contemporary Art Exhibition in 2014, which will be re-launched with the new name of ‘BolognaFiere Shanghai International Contemporary Art Exhibition’ (hereinafter referred as ‘BolognaFiere SH Contemporary’). The next edition will be held in September 2014 in Shanghai and BolognaFiere, in the few last weeks, signed an agreement with the Centre of International Cultural Exchange, the state institution under the ministry of Culture, directly providing services for international cultural communication .
  • SH CONTEMPORARY 2014: RETURN & EVOLUTION

    30 August 2013
    BolognaFiere China has signed Letter of Intent with Centre of International Cultural Exchange, the state institution under China Ministry of Culture directly, providing service for international cultural communication exclusively.
  • SH Contemporary 2012 Post Fair Press Release: A NEW STANDARD FOR ART FAIRS IN ASIA

    10 September 2012
    An outstanding show with over 90 exhibitors from 18 countries, over 30 Chinese contemporary art museums, strong special projects, a captivating series of talks and conferences, activities involving the city’s main museums and galleries; that’s what attracted over 600 collectors from all over the world and over 35,000 visitors to the Shanghai Exhibition Center for SH Contemporary 2012.
  • SH Contemporary 2012 6th EDITION: SHANGHAI IN ART

    04 September 2012
  • SH Contemporary 2012 6th EDITION: SHANGHAI IN ART

    16 July 2012
    SH Contemporary is now approaching its 6th edition.
    It will take place in the stunning Shanghai Exhibition Center from 7-9
    September, with preview on the 6th.
    In the past twelve months we worked to further establish our fair as the
    platform to witness in real time the most important contemporary art from
    China and the Asia-Pacific. A setting to see things first, enjoying a
    privileged view of the latest developments in the region’s creativity.
  • SH Contemporary 2012 6th EDITION: SHANGHAI IN ART

    02 July 2012
    A setting to see things first, enjoying a privileged view of the latest developments in the region’s creativity.

    To achieve this goal, under the direction of Massimo Torrigiani, we organized a galleries’ show - of the right dimension and with the right balance between Asian and non-Asian exhibitors - presenting international art of the highest quality, offered by dealers from China, the Asia Pacific and the Middle East, together with a selected group of exhibitors from Europe and the U.S.

    Along this extraordinary show, we organized an extensive program of curated projects, conferences and side events.
  • SH Contemporary 2012 6th EDITION: SHANGHAI IN ART

    15 March 2012
    The 6th edition of SH Contemporary - Shanghai Contemporary Art Fair will take place in the spectacular Shanghai Exhibition Center, one of the city's landmarks, from 7 - 9 September 2012, with Preview on the 6th...
  • SH Contemporary 2011 Asia Pacific Photography Prize Press Release

    15 September 2011
    THE FIRST ASIA PACIFIC PHOTOGRAPHY PRIZE GOES TO ARTIST CHEN WEI
  • SH Contemporary 2011 Post Fair Press Release

    13 September 2011
    A GREAT SUCCESS FOR SH Contemporary 2011.
  • SH Contemporary 2011 5th EDITION: ALL THAT IS NEW IN SHANGHAI

    29 August 2011
    SH Contemporary 2011 presents primarily the best Asian and Asia-Pacific cutting-edge contempoary art to the scrutiny of local and international collectors and of the global art community. Shanghai - one of the most creative and ambitious capitals of the 21st century - is its ideal stage.
  • SH Contemporary 2011 5th EDITION: ALL THAT IS NEW IN SHANGHAI

    19 July 2011
    Asia and China are essential to the reinvention of contemporary artistic production and to the growth of a new international market.
    SH Contemporary is the most dynamic art fair in Mainland China, reaching out to the Asia Pacific and bringing the cutting-edge creativity of the region's artists and galleries to the global art community.
  • SH Contemporary 2011
    5th EDITION: ALL THAT IS NEW IN SHANGHAI

    18 April 2011
    The 2011 edition of SH Contemporary - the most prestigious contemporary art fair in mainland China - will take place from September 8th to 10th, with preview on the 7th, in downtown Shanghai......
  • SH Contemporary 2011 announces NEW DIRECTOR

    19 October 2010
    SH Contemporary is pleased to announce the appointment of Massimo Torrigiani as its new Fair Director. Torrigiani will be responsible for the next editions of The Asia Pacific Art Fair, and has already started working for Shanghai Contemporary 2011...
  • Fourth edition of SH Contemporary wraps up on high note

    14 September 2010
    The fourth annual edition of SH Contemporary came to end on Sunday September 12th after five event-filled days at the Shanghai Exhibition Centre. Strong sales from both Asian and Western galleries were reported, while the Fair confirmed its position as Asia’s most experimental and continually evolving fair...