In photos: Cai Guoqiang's fireworks

Pictures from the artist's spectacular Shanghai exhibition opening

He's already floated a boat full of 'dying' animals down the Huangpu and created a painting of The Bund using gunpowder, but famed artist Cai Guoqiang left his most spectacular work for the opening of his Power Station of Art show as yesterday (Friday 8 August) he brightened Shanghai's dull grey skies with an incredible day time firework display - the first of its kind in Mainland China. 

Click through our gallery for highlights and check out more shots on our Instagram.

Cai Guoqiang's The Ninth Wave is at the Power Station of Art until Sunday 26 October. See full details here.

Photography by Ye Ling.
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