Al Miner, assistant curator, Contemporary Art

Explore China’s long-standing capital city of visual culture and the Chinese economic miracle, including Beijing’s breakthrough architecture and “art villages.” Discover the artists who work there today, including Song Dong, Ai Weiwei, and Yin Xiuzhen, and their responses to local urban history.

Ticket Information

Individual sessions: members, $28, nonmembers, $35.
To order tickets by phone, call 1-800-440-6975; to order in person, visit any MFA ticket desk.



Above: This photo “Forbidden City” is copyright (c) 2012 IQRemix and made available under an Attribution-ShareAlike 2.0 Generic License