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Shanghai’s Tate Modern

Oh so similar to the Tate Modern in London - on the river, a bit hard to get too, a lot of concrete... read more

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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 5 August 2018
Shanghai, China
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Reviewed 9 February 2013

We spent a wintery day at the Power Station this week. Well worth the trip. Currently a Surrealist show from The Pompidou in Paris is on exhibit on the 7th floor, drawing some pieces from outstanding domestic and international artists. We spent 4 hours in...More

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Reviewed 2 June 2014

I was more amazed and exicted to visit this old Power station for his past and his architecture that the Contemporary art exhibition museum inside. It's a huge museum, with many levels + art rooms. It's well designed and you feel very small in there....More

2  Thank JulienF
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

It's a great space with a great exibitions. Tickets were not so expensive and it's definitely worth a visit.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Oh so similar to the Tate Modern in London - on the river, a bit hard to get too, a lot of concrete and a huge cavernous space - all depends on exhibitions but great views of the river on L3 and also from the...More

1  Thank wstokes1965
Reviewed 27 September 2018

Joined the Private Opening of Shen Wei’s solo exhibition this week, although only visited the top 7th floor and the cocktail party on the 5th floor lounge, the entire building with all its art on all floors will be a treat to be lost in...More

1  Thank 991niav
Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

It was an amazing place with a such view. We spend a perfect moment with beautiful exhibition ! We took a lot of crazy pictures

Reviewed 5 August 2018 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

2  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 MaryLiu021
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

2  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.

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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
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