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aura gallery was founded in 2000, and currently works with international artists, emerging and established Chinese artists, the latter were mostly discovered by founder Zhang MingFang. The program’s focus has been on intercultural and painterly-based approaches in a variety of media including oil painting, Chinese ink painting, photography, calligraphy and sculpture. As a pioneer of Chinese contemporary arts, the gallery has successfully placed works in a variety of private and public collections.
The gallery’s first location opened in Shanghai with an exhibition of paintings by Yin ZhaoYang and was soon followed by exhibitions of Luo QuanMu, Wang YaBin, Ji DaChun, who became significant Chinese artists of the generation. In 2003, the gallery started to work with international artists. Early exhibitions included Roger Ballen, Moriyama Daido and “Mask – Japan Contemporary Photographs ” toured to GuangDongMoMA, the first museum show curated by gallerist in China.
The gallery relocated in Beijing in 2009. Known for its rigorously scouting and overseeing, and consistent quality to its program, the gallery has, over the past 16 years, continued its tradition of commissioning new scholarship and creating innovative trends in Chinese contemporary art scene.
In 2016, aura gallery opened a new space in Tokyo, focus on Japanese contemporary art, meanwhile the gallery introduced Chinese emerging artists to Japanese collectors.
2-102 Tower 1, No.2 The Greenwich,Dong Li ,Yaojiayuan ,chaoyang District Beijing 100123,China
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