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Shanghai's Hi-tech Art Park Undergoes Museum Upgrade

BY Rebecca Catching

Exterior view of Zhangjiang Contemporary Art Museum. Courtesy Zhangjiang Contemporary Art Museum.

Shanghai's latest art museum is bringing culture to the Zhangjiang Hi-Tech Park, a technology focused development on the outskirts of Pudong. The Zhangjiang Contemporary Art Museum (Z-Art Center in English), which opened in December 2006, is funded by state-owned IT company Shanghai 863 Data Security Industry Park and includes a 30,000-square-meter sculpture garden and a small but striking museum space designed by Zhou Wei.

Director Li Xu, who spent 17 years as…

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