798 District

While travelling through Beijing earlier this year, we came across the 798 Art District. 

Located in the Dashanzi area, to the northeast of central Beijing, the district is the site of state-owned factories including Factory 798, which originally produced electronics. Beginning in 2002, artists and cultural organizations began to divide, rent out, and re-make the factory spaces, gradually developing them into galleries, art centers, artists' studios, design companies, restaurants, and bars. The largest, most influential art district in China - the 798 - hosts world-class international and Chinese exhibitions in the midst of former weapons factories.

 

798 District

 

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