Shenzhen Art Museum 深圳美术馆
Shenzhen Art Museum was established in 1987. The museum contains a total of 5,500 square meters of floorspace and houses a 1,200-square-meter exhibition hall within a 2,800-square-meter complex.
Since 2001, the museum has established its mission to "pay close attention to contemporary urban native arts" and is the venue for the annual China-Themed Exhibition on Contemporary Art and Native Art-Themed Exhibition of Shenzhen.
Add: Shenzhen Art Museum, inside Donghu Park, Aiguo Road, Luohu District, Shenzhen (深圳市罗湖区东湖公园深圳水库风景区内)
Metro: Line 5 or 7 to Tai'an Station (太安站), Exit A, and then take a taxi
Luohu Art Museum 罗湖美术馆
Located in Luohu District, Luohu Art Museum covers 8,600 square meters of land. Communications between the museum and the public is valued by the Luohu Art Museum's mission to create a distinctive, unique value and innovative public platform. There are six exhibition halls and one academic hall, both of which meet international exhibition standards.
Opening Hours: 10 a.m.-5 p.m., closed Saturdays and Sundays
Add: Luohu Museum of Art, 6 Nanji Road, Luohu District, Shenzhen (深圳市罗湖区南极路6号罗湖美术馆)
Intangible Cultural Heritage Hall, Futian Cultural Hall 福田文化馆非遗主题馆
The Intangible Cultural Heritage Hall covers 5,000 square meters. The gallery holds regular exhibitions of intangible heritage items.
Hours: 9 a.m.-9 p.m., closed Mondays
Add: Intangible Cultural Heritage Hall, Futian Cultural Hall, 103 Fuhua Road, Futian District, Shenzhen (深圳市福田区福华路103号福田文化馆非遗主题馆)
Metro: Line 2 to Hubei Station (湖贝站), Exit A
Guan Shanyue Art Museum 关山月美术馆
The Guan Shanyue Art Museum is dedicated to the works of Guan Shanyue, a modern master of the Lingnan School of Chinese ink painting. Lingnan School originated in the early 20th century and was inspired by Japanese and western arts. Guan Shanyue studied under the masters of the school and proved to be a competent artist in that style. He donated his paintings to the Shenzhen City Government in 1993 and the gallery opened in 1997. It contains exhibits of Guan's work and hosts regular special exhibitions.
Add: Guan Shanyue Art Museum, 6026 Hongli Road, Futian District, Shenzhen (深圳市福田区红荔路6026号关山月美术馆)
Metro: Line 3 or 4 to Children’s Palace Station (少年宫站), Exit B
OCT Art and Design Gallery 华·美术馆
The OCT Art & Design Gallery was built with the purpose of propelling the development of vanguard designs, which involves effort from various design industries such as graphic and space design, product and fashion design, and digital and animation design, and dynamic and contemporary art events.
The gallery positions itself on the frontier of design, bringing in the best new design ideas from around the world and discovering, revealing, publicizing and developing the latest trends and talent through involvement in themed exhibitions, public seminars, academic forums, international academic exchange activities and education.
Add: OCT Art and Design Gallery, Overseas Chinese Town, 9009 Shennan Boulevard, Nanshan District, Shenzhen (深圳市华侨城深南大道9009号)
Metro: Line 1 to OCT Station (华侨城站), Exit C
He Xiangning Art Museum 何香凝美术馆
As China's second national modern art museum after the National Art Gallery of China, the galleries at He Xiangning Art Museum have shifting exhibits mainly of avant-garde and modern Chinese art styles. Some of China's best-known painters regularly exhibit here.
Add: Overseas Chinese Town, Nanshan District, Shenzhen (深圳市南山区华侨城)
Metro: Line 1 to OCT Station (华侨城站), Exit C
Sea World Culture and Arts Center 海上世界文化艺术中心
Operated by Design Society, the Sea World Culture and Arts Center (SWCAC) is the first building in China designed by world-famous architect Fumihiko Maki. Covering an area of 26,000 square meters, the center offers views of the surrounding mountains, sea and city.
Since its opening in December 2017, the SWCAC has been awarded the title of Top Gallery in Shenzhen by the best-selling travel magazine Lonely Planet and was listed on Time’s 2018 Global Top 100 Destinations. It has received more than a million visitors and held 12 quality exhibitions, including “Minding the Digital,” “Values of Design,” and “Craft: The Reset.” It also has held more than 130 workshops, concerts, screening, lectures and forums.
Design Society is an innovative cultural initiative founded by China Merchants Shekou (CMSK), as well as the only cultural institution in China created by the V&A, the world’s leading art and design museum in Britain. As a large design innovation and polymerization platform, Design Society is committed to presenting diverse cultural events to the public.
Venue: Sea World Culture and Arts Center, 1187 Wanghai Road, Shekou, Nanshan District, Shenzhen (深圳市南山区蛇口望海路1187号海上世界文化艺术中心)
Metro: Line 2 to Sea World Station (海上世界站), Exit A
Metro: Line 7 to Huaqiang South Station (华强南站), Exit C
Artron Art Gallery & Artron Art Center 雅昌艺术馆、雅昌艺术中心
Artron, a Shenzhen-based printing house-turned-cultural company, regularly holds exhibitions and lectures at Artron Art Gallery in Futian and Artron Art Center in Nanshan. Those who want to experience the exhibitions can visit artron.com.cn to make reservations.
Venue: Artron Art Gallery, 5 Meidong Road 2, Futian District (福田区梅东二路5号雅昌艺术馆)
Metro: Line 9 to Maling Station (孖岭站), Exit D
Venue: Artron Art Center, 19 Shenyun Road, Nanshan District (南山区深云路19号雅昌艺术中心)
Metro: Line 2 to Qiaocheng North Station (侨城北站), Exit D
Dafen Art Museum 大芬美术馆
Founded in 2007, Dafen Art Museum is located in Dafen Oil Painting Village. It is a non-profit public cultural institution invested and built by the government, which integrates exhibitions, researches, collections, public education activities, lectures and public cultural promotions. The museum covers an area of 11,000 square meters, with a building area of 17,000 square meters, a total exhibition area of 6,300 square meters and an exhibition length of 2,080 meters. It is the largest fine art museum in Shenzhen and the first art museum in the whole country to be matched by an art industrial park. It has supporting facilities such as academic lecture hall, VIP hall, collection room, artist studio, underground parking lot, etc. It receives more than 300 professional visiting groups every year, with an annual visiting volume of more than 500,000 people.
Opening hours: Tuesday to Sunday 9: 00-18: 00 (Closed on Mondays)
Add: Dafen Oil Painting Village, Buji Street, Longgang District
Bus: 306, 379, 383, 832, 836 etc. Stop at Dafen Oil Painting Station
Wifi: Account / sz-wlan(free) No password
Pinshan Art Museum 坪山美术馆
Pinshan Art Museum (New Museum) is located in the northern area of Pingshan Cultural Center with a building area of around 9,900 squre meters. The building consists of six floors, mainly including exhibition halls, storehouse of artworks, offices and supporting facilities such as public education zone, artist's creation room, VIP room, meeting room and outdoor garden. In the future, the Museum will continue to hold high-quality exhibitions, launch in-depth research topics, continuously accumulate collections, reflect the characteristics of Shenzhen, integrate youth, vitality, creativity, international and interaction, and set a new benchmark for urban art museums in the new era.
Opening hours: 9: 00-17: 00 Tuesday-Sunday and closed on Monday (except for holidays)
Add: Pingshan Cultural Center,Huide Road, Pingshan District
Bus: M478、M393、M440、963、M497、915、m325 Stop at Pingshan Experimental School Stop
Guanhu Art Gallery 观湖美术馆
Located by the beautiful Guanlan River, Guanhu Art Gallery (previously known as “Guanlan Art Gallery” ) is under the administration of the Culture and Sports Center of Guanhu Sub-District Office. It has an exhibition area of more than 2,000 square meters with the exhibition line of nearly 400 meters. It consists of Exhibition Department and Research and Collection Department and is Shenzhen's only art gallery at the sub-district level. It has hosted nearly 200 art exhibitions of various levels and types and has a collection of over 1,600 works of art, including traditional Chinese paintings, oil paintings, printmaking works, watercolor paintings and calligraphy works. As of now, Guanhu Art Gallery has grown into a professional art exhibition gallery with focus on the building and development of fine art culture, which has built the bridge linking citizens and art and made great contributions to the development of the cultural cause in Guanhu and the art cause in Shenzhen.
Opening hours: 9: 00-18: 00 Tuesday-Sunday (Closed on Mondays)
Add: No. 10 Yanhe Road, Guanlan Sub-District Square
Tramcar: Century Plaza Stop
Bus: 321, M267, M287, M289, M302, M337, M354, M450, M464, M545, B652, B768, B769, E4 Stop at Market and Quality Supervision Commission of Shenzhen Municipality Longhua Branch Station