Add:1413 Huaihai Rd M., near Fuxing Rd W.
Time:9.30am-12pm, 1pm-4pm, Monday closed
Credit Cards Accepted
English Service Available
The Xuhui Art Museum is a nonprofit cultural institution in Xuhui District, Shanghai, holding art exhibitions, conducting academic researches, collecting artistic classics and popularizing aesthetic education. The art museum’s predecessor “Hongying Library” was built in 1932. It was listed as a protected district-level historical and cultural site, and officially opened to the public on December 17, 2005.
The main building of the Xuhui Art Museum is a three-story Western-style building with a brick-concrete structure and a garden. The arched door of the exhibition hall built of red bricks and the staircase made of raw wood fully reflect its elegant style and complement art exhibitions with good taste. It is a rare exquisite and elegant art palace beside Huaihai Road.
The Xuhui Art Museum's 600-square-meter two-story exhibition hall has separate functional areas including a showroom, a multimedia audio-visual area, an art salon and a service desk. Its complete exhibition facilities provide all-round quality services for artists and visitors. As a specialized art museum having certain influence in Shanghai and even China , it has attracted a lot of famous artists from Europe, North America, Asia, Africa, Latin America and China mainland to participate in exhibitions since its opening. At present, the art museum houses a lot of famous modern artists' classics and masterpieces and provides good conditions for carrying out relevant academic researches. The Xuhui Art Museum's elegant art exhibitions, diverse academic exchanges and activities for popularizing art education are extensively recognized and praised in the society. It was called "a typical species of district-level art museums' development" by the China Culture Daily.