Learn about Louise Bourgeois at the Alliance Francaise de Shanghai this Wednesday. Photo from Baroque in Hackney
Every week we highlight great events happening in Shanghai. This week: business talks, new hip hop nights, sexy lady djs and a Madonna party, amongst other offerings!
Learn something tonight at The Shanghai Foreign Correspondents’ Club’s event, China-Taiwan: The Next Business Wave. A panel of experts will talk about the economic and business significance of the Economic Cooperation Framework Agreement signed by China and Taiwan this month, and its implications for China-Taiwan business. Entry is free for members, 50RMB for non-members.
7pm, The PuLi Hotel and Spa, 26th Floor, 1 Changde Road, near Jing’An Temple
In response to what they call “a very low bar for hip-hop” in Shanghai, DJ B-Kut and DJ Whattsmyname are starting up a new Monday night hip-hop night at LOgO. No mashups or Lady Gaga, just “old skool breaks, crunk, gangsta rap, new jack and dirty south.”
9:30pm, LOgO, 13 Xingfu Lu, 幸福路13号,
For all us aspiring rich people in Shanghai, Three on the Bund is hosting a Three Talk with leading UK investor Anthony Bolton, who managed the Fidelity Special situations fund for 28 years and outperformed the stock market by 6% a year on average. It’s free to come and listen.
1:30pm to 3:30pm, Space by Three, 2F, No.3 the Bund, 3 Zhongshan Dong Yi Lu
This will be the last day you can check out Leo Gallery and Times Square mall’s Art in Space collaboration (which we’ve featured previously), so come before Wednesday to see a wonderful use of empty mall area to display some great contemporary art works.
All day, Times Square Mall 时代广场, 99 Huahai Zhong Road near Liu Lin Road
Are you French or a bit of a Francophile? Then you’ll probably be interested in Alliance Francaise de Shanghai’s new French Corner. This week’s session will be about renowned French-American artist Louise Bourgeois, who passed away recently. Free.
3pm – 5pm, Aliance Francaise de Shanghai in Hongkou, 6F 297 Wusong Lu near Tanggu Lu, 吴淞路297号6楼
Bounce Girlz, who run the hottest party nights in Taiwan, are heading to Dada this Wednesdays to rock that joint. They’ve done nights with Major Lazer, Diplo, Drop the Lime, and AtariTeenage Riot – if you know those names, you’ll probably know what to expect this mid-week. Free entry.
10pm, Dada, 115 Xingfu Lu 幸福路115号
Come join the party (yeah!) at Shanghai Studio’s tribute night to Madonna. The Material Girl’s greatest hits spun all night and a 100RMB open bar. Someone bring the cone boobs.
9pm, Shanghai Studio, Building 4, 1950 Huaihai Zhong lu near Wukang Lu.