Applications open for 2021

ART021, Shanghai / China

November 11–14, 2021
April 6, 2021
Collectors preview: November 11–12, by invitation only
Application deadline: April 30

Shanghai Exhibition Center
No.1000 Middle Yan An Road

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We are proud to announce that the 9th edition of ART021 Shanghai Contemporary Art Fair will take place from November 11 through 14, 2021 at the Shanghai Exhibition Center.

Founded in 2013, ART021, driven by the ongoing commitment to leveraging local resources on a global platform, has become one of the most dynamic, visionary and irreplaceable art fairs in Asia. As a key member of the China Shanghai International Arts Festival and one of the initiators and leaders of Shanghai International Artwork Trade Month, ART021 will continue to promote the prosperity of art market and help expand the blueprint for global trading in Shanghai.

Art has no boundaries. We look forward to welcoming galleries from all over the world to Shanghai in November 2021. Applications are now open. Please log on ART021’s website or follow us on WeChat, Weibo and Instagram for the latest information.

ART021 is currently accepting applications for Main Galleries and Approach.

Main Galleries is the main sector of the fair, focusing on 21st century contemporary art.

Approach highlights important emerging galleries. Exhibitors in this sector features either solo presentations or projects (no more than 3 artists) with a curatorial approach.

How to apply
Please visit and submit the application online. Applications are only accepted from commercial galleries that hold more than three exhibitions each year in their own exhibition spaces. Any individual or institution that only conducts artwork transactions will not be eligible to apply. 

If you have any further inquiries, please contact application [​at​]

About ART021 Shanghai Contemporary Art Fair
ART021 Shanghai Contemporary Art Fair was founded in 2013 as part of the China Shanghai International Arts Festival. It gathers premier galleries and institutions across the globe. ART021 aims to provide a platform for gallerists, collectors, art patrons, museum associates to communicate and share. ART021 commits to its founding principal—guarded standards with professional hosting and leveraging local recourses with a global perspective.