We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Save
Share
Review Highlights
How to review an art gallery without any art?

So it's a place where they have exhibitions, but they don't have a regular collection, they have... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
ankyfire
,
Shanghai, China
via mobile
Few visits over the years, good content

Have been in a few exhibitions at Power Station of Art and have to say that usually the content is... read more

Reviewed 16 January 2018
Swissfreerider
,
Valais
via mobile
Read all 119 reviews
133
All photos (133)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveler Overview
  • Excellent46%
  • Very good37%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
About
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
30°
23°
Aug
26°
20°
Sep
22°
15°
Oct
Contact
No.200 Huayuan'gang Road, Huangpu District, Shanghai, China
South Bund
Website
+86 21 3110 8550
Top Selling Tours & Activities in and around Shanghai
from US$75.00
More Info
from US$134.99
More Info
from US$73.00
More Info
from US$78.99
More Info
Reviews (119)
Filter reviews
79 results
Traveler rating
34
30
7
7
1
Traveler type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
34
30
7
7
1
Show reviews that mention
All reviewson displayexhibition spacepermanent collectionrooftop deckshanghai exporainy dayworth a visithuangpu rivertwo hoursbiennaletateexhibitsinstallationgalleryfloorcurationbuilding
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 79 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

So it's a place where they have exhibitions, but they don't have a regular collection, they have different exhibitions visiting. I went to Shinkai Makoto exhibition and although pretty and quite interesting, it wasn't really a good one (mostly printouts of screenshots from movies, storyboards,...More

Thank ankyfire
Reviewed 9 July 2018

This space is huge. I took my visual arts students here for a visit recently, and I am glad I did. The quality of the exhibits was impressive. Plus the curation of the shows and the use of the gallery space greatly added to the...More

Thank Katherine D
Reviewed 5 July 2018 via mobile

The art work here are very interesting and thought provoking, but the admission process was painful. PSA has a very nice discount for students however we were denied the discount because THEY DO NOT RECOGNIZE AMERICAN HIGH SCHOOL STUDENT ID. We attempted to ask why...More

Thank Mary L
Reviewed 25 May 2018 via mobile

The last review mentioned that the place is empty and dead. I can confirm that in May 2018 there are two amazing exhibitions going on which I highly recommend. The space is open and grand and reminds me of the Tate Modern. I will definitely...More

1  Thank calboy2
Reviewed 19 February 2018

Literally nothing here. Like literally an empty building. Not worth the effort to get here. Two exhibitions were open (less than 10% of the space was used). A jewellery exhibit was open next the the cafe. A weird multimedia exhibition was open upstairs. Everything else...More

1  Thank Grounded500
Reviewed 20 January 2018 via mobile

Free entrance, and can enjoy the view of Huangpu River at the rooftop level. Interesting exhibitions all year round, and interesting gift shop as well.

Thank jctan93
Reviewed 18 January 2018

There were only three exhibits when I visited, there is so much space that it’s a shame more use isn’t made of this venue. The jewelry exhibit was by far the most interesting. The Superarchitecture exhibit makes one happy that this 1960/1970 movement never went...More

1  Thank wynterwynd
Reviewed 16 January 2018 via mobile

Have been in a few exhibitions at Power Station of Art and have to say that usually the content is good and curation well done. It is quite a large place so usually they have a famous exhibition while the rest is less famous but...More

Thank Swissfreerider
Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

The museum is housed in a power station. It provides great space to exhibit art. When we visited only the first floor and part of the 2nd floor were occupied with an interesting exhibition of Li Shan. The remaining 3.5 floors were empty. The museum...More

Thank IamZozo
Reviewed 19 October 2017 via mobile

I was there yesterday to visit the two free exhibitions of Shigeru Ban and Balkrishna Doshi. The third exhibition of Li Shan is not for free. Walking toward the museum from the metro Station 9 Xiao Nanmen I was positively surprised to find a nice...More

Thank _lilli_yellow_
View more reviews
Nearby
South Bund
This waterfront area below the most famous section of
the Huangpu River has undergone multiple phases of
development that started when the Waterhouse Hotel
opened its doors. Though it’s been slower to catch on
than people expected, every year something new and
exciting opens up and gives people a reason to keep
calling the South Bund the "Next Big Thing." There are
a couple of landmark hotels and restaurants of
...More
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Power Station of Art staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines