Galleries, Art Exhibitions & Sales

The Palace Museum
Museum exhibiting priceless artefacts and artworks of the Forbidden City. Open daily from 08:30-16:30 (seasonal variations apply). Admission charge. At Forbidden City, Beijing.
White Space
Contemporary art gallery and project space. Open Tuesday to Saturday form 10:00-18:00. At 255 Caochangdi, Chaoyang District, Beijing.
Art Museum of Beijing Fine Art Academy
Over 4,000 watercolour paintings from the Song dynasty to contemporary exhibits. Also fine arts events and lectures. Open daily from 09:00-16:00. At 1 Liulitun, Chaoyang District, Beijing.
Sackler Museum of Art and Archaeology
Art and archaeological museum. Free admission. Guided tours in Chinese and English. Open daily from 09:00-16:30. Closed on public holidays. At West Gate, Peking University, 5 Yiheyuan Lu, Wudaokou, Haidian District, Beijing.
Beijing Commune
Contemporary art gallery and project space. See website for current exhibition. Open Tuesday to Sunday from 10:00-18:00. At Beijing Commune, P. O. Box 8503, 798 Art Zone, 4 Jiuxianqiao Road, Chaoyang District, Beijing 100015.
Beijing World Art Museum.
High tech art gallery and museum with high profile international art exhibitions. Open daily in summer from 08:00-18:00 and winter from 09:00-17:30. At A9 Fuxing Lu, Haidian District, Beijing.
Stage 1
Fusion hip hop club and art gallery. All artwork displayed is for sale. Open daily from 16:30 until late. At F1, Building 61, Jianguo Lu (opposite Wanda Plaza, behind Empire Furniture), Chaoyang District, Beijing.
The Brick
Cocktail bar, pool hall and art gallery which serves international beers. Open daily from 16:00 until late. At 2-11 Tianzhijiaozi, CBD/Guomao, Beijing.
Imagine Gallery - XiangXiang Hualang
Contemporary art gallery hosting exhibitions and events with Chinese and international artists. There is also an Artist-In-Residency Programme and art projects coordination.
Faurschou Foundation Beijing
International and Chinese contemporary art gallery open Tuesday to Sunday from 10:00-18:00. At 798 Art District, NO2 Jiuxuanquao Road, P.O.Box 8502, Chaoyang District, 100015 Beijing.
National Art Museum of China
Chinas largest art museum. Devoted to contemporary Chinese art. Open Tuesday to Sunday from 09:00-16:00. Admission charge applies. At Wu Si Street, Beijing.
1st Painting
Professional supplier and exporter of hand painted oil painting reproductions, oil portrait paintings from photos and more.
Beijing Art Now Gallery
Contemporary art gallery open Wednesday to Monday (closed Tuesday) from 12:00-18:00. At 1 Caochangdi, Caochangdi, Chaoyang District, Beijing.