Where to go, what to do today in Shanghai. Read on for Shanghaiist’s picks.
Confusion by Feng Fangyu @ OFOTO Gallery
Feng Fangyu exhibits Confusion at OFOTO Gallery in M50, a photography series about the 12 lost zodiac heads from the Summer Palace raids of the Opium Wars. Spend a couple of hours in the M50 creative cluster and check out what the galleries have on show.
NO COVER // 10 AM – 6 PM (until July 1)
Floor 2, Building 13, 50 Moganshan Road // 莫干山路50号13号楼2楼
The Beauty of Mantra @ Shanghai Museum
Shanghai Museum exhibits Buddhist icons, The Beauty of Mantra, featuring artefacts from Daigoji Temple. The exhibition opens until July 11.
NO COVER // 9 AM – 5 PM
201 People’s Avenue, near Wusheng Road // 人民大道201号, 近武胜路, 上海博物馆
Tianzhuo Chen: Trayastrima @ Chi Art Space
All the way from Palais de Tokyo in Paris, Tianzhuo Chen’s Trayastrima exhibits at Chi Art Space in K11. Trayastrima brings together sculptural, video and performative elements and features recurring characters that are grotesque, yet familiar: a menagerie of outlandish acrobats, androgynous characters, five-eyed blondes and gangster rappers.
50 RMB // 10 AM – 7 PM
K11 Art Mall, 300 Middle Huaihai Road, near South Huangpi Road // 淮海中路300号1楼, 近黄陂南路
Open Ending by Wang Yishu @ C14 Gallery
Gansu-born photographer and artist, Wang Yishu opens a solo exhibition at C14 Gallery. Curated by Jiang Wei, the images share a sense of timelessness, on show until June 19.
NO COVER // 12 PM – 5 PM
Floor 1, Lane 6, 36 Gao’an Road, near Middle Huaihai Road // 高安路6弄36号1楼, 近淮海中路
Shanghai PRIDE Film Festival: We Are Here & Katzenball @ Cafe Sambal
The PRIDE FIlm Festival screens Swiss lesbian documentary Katzenball at Cafe Sambal, along with a homegrown movie – ‘We are Here’. If you miss this one don’t panic, there are still 4 more days of PRIDE Film Fest to go!
NO COVER // 6.45 PM
259 Jiashan Road, near Yongjia Road // 嘉善路259号, 近永嘉路
The Red Pearl Grand Opening @ The Pearl
A whole new cabaret experience opens at The Pearl, combining a lounge atmosphere with a night club. The best performers in Shanghai build an innovative and entertaining show only for you!
NO COVER // 7 PM – 10 PM
471 Zhapu Road, near Wujin Road // 乍浦路471号, 近武进路
Shanghai PRIDE: Trivia Night @ Lucca
Join a team of 5 smarty pants in the PRIDE Trivia Night at Lucca, win amazing prizes and more. If you’re peckish, get down to Lucca early for buy-one-get-one-free burgers from 6pm.
NO COVER // 8 PM
390 Panyu Road, near Fahuazhen Road // 番禺路390号, 近法华镇路
Standup Comedy Open Mic @ Kung Fu Komedy
The chuckle master, Andy Curtain hosts the standup comedy open mic at Kung Fu Komedy. Happy hour on the bar until 8pm, so get down there early and see what new material the Kung Fu comedians have in store.
NO COVER // 8.30 PM
Floor 4, 1 North Xiangyang Road, near Julu Road // 襄阳北路1号4楼，近巨鹿路
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Have a great day Shanghaiists!