The best arts and community events in Shanghai this week

Charity events, art shows, Anime Nights and more

'Arts and community events' could refer to anything. One could say there is a certain art to pretending you like alcohol, and that being strangers to ourselves is a community activity. Not in this context, though. Think book fairs, typography conventions, intramural quidditch, chainsaw juggling workshops, erotic eyebrow threading classes and so on. If you're organising something in that vein, big or small, drop us a line.

Here are the best arts and community events in Shanghai this week.

Swoon Solo Show

MD Gallery presents Brooklyn-based street artist Swoon's major solo exhibition in Shanghai. Traveling around the world, Swoon paints monumental-scale mural paintings, creates installation pieces and launches long-term artistic programmes to raise social awareness. Poetic and passionate, this ...

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Magda Danysz Gallery , 256 Beijing Dong Lu 08 Dec - 15 Jan Free

Bijoux en jeu Swiss Contemporary Jewelry Design

Power Station of DESIGN, the creative extension of the Power Station of Art, presents BIjoux en jue: Swiss Contemporary Jewelry Design. The exhibition sets out to showcase nearly 300 pieces of jewelry designed by 35 creators since the 1960s, through a thematic presentation defined by the ...

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Power Station of Art , 200 Huayuangang Lu 14 Dec - 04 Mar Free


In celebration of Getty Foundation's launch of Pacific Standard Time: LA/LA, an exhibition programme exploring the past and present of Latin American and Latino art, Bank Shanghai has launched its sister programme: PST/CST, which invites six Los Angeles-based artists to bring their latest ...

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BANK Gallery , Lane 298 Anfu Lu 09 Dec - 20 Jan