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A Naked City

Curatorial notes around the 2000 Shanghai Biennale

Hou Hanru

Views of Shanghai, with Shi Yong's New Image of Shanghai Today, 1998.

Shanghai is undoubtedly one of the most exciting cities on the planet today. No other city has seen such an intensive boom. Since 1992 when Deng Xiaoping visited the city and ordered that Shanghai become the new laboratory of China's modernisation, an entire new urban zone called Pudong has…

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