PHOTOFAIRS Shanghai 2016

The fair is dedicated to presenting fine art photography and moving image from leading international galleries and their artists in dynamic and cutting-edge destinations around the world


PHOTOFAIRS, international art fairs dedicated to photography, returns to the Shanghai Exhibition Center from September 9th -11th, 2016. PHOTOFAIRS Shanghai is the most international art fair in mainland China and is leading the conversation around the collection of photography across the Asia-Pacific region and beyond. Building on the success of its first two editions, PHOTOFAIRS Shanghai will present a dynamic Public Program in 2016. Comprising two strands, Conversations and Insights, the public exhibitions and talks will bring together the very best leading and emerging contemporary artists with authoritative voices from across the art world.

For its third edition PHOTOFAIRS Shanghai is delighted to welcome its returning partners Mercedes-Benz (Leading Partner), American Express (VIP Partner) and Leica (Photo Partner) back to the fair, together with new partners for 2016: NET-A-PORTER (Vernissage Partner) and XITEK (Event Partner).

Conversations: Leading names from across the industry will be brought together in Conversations. Engaging panel discussions and intimate ‘in-conversations’ will draw on key themes and ideas seen throughout the fair. This dynamic talks program includes:

Shanghai’s museums, institutions, galleries, prominent collectors and patrons will participate in the PHOTOFAIRS Shanghai Collectors’ Program. Highlights include:
• Exclusive opening preview of Qiao Zhibing’s Qiao Space, and the inaugural exhibition Studio featuring twelve specially commissioned contemporary Chinese artists.
• A first look at the Patrick & Victor Demarchelier exhibition hosted by 10 Corso Como. This is the first opportunity to see collaborative works alongside a comprehensive exhibition of their individual practices.
• American Express will host an exclusive collectors dinner to celebrate the third edition of PHOTOFAIRS Shanghai.

PHOTOFAIRS Shanghai 2016
8th September 2016 6 – 9pm: Press Preview (by invitation only) , Collectors’ Preview (by invitation only) and Vernissage (by invitation only & select tickets)
9th September 2016 11am – 6pm: VIP Preview (by invitation only & select tickets)
10th – 11th September 2016 11am – 6pm: Public Opening
Venue: Shanghai Exhibition Center
Admission fee: VIP Ticket 600RMB ( Single ticket) /Daily Ticket 100RMB ( Single ticket) / and more

For more information

Page Top