Beijing 798 Art District
798 is the reputation of the largest and most sophisticated arts district, located in Chaoyang District, Beijing Dashanzi area jiuxianqiao street, so called Dashanzi Art District, an area of over 60 square meters.
This was originally the old plant 798 plants and other electronics industry, artists and cultural institutions stationed later, after the transformation gradually developed into a polymerization galleries, art centers, artists’ studios, design companies, restaurants and bars, and other spaces.
Shuttling between art and industry, fine and coarse mad coexist, formed with international color of “SOHO-style art settlement” and “LOFT lifestyle”, you can feel the life and spirit of the collision.
798 There are a large number of art spaces, cafes, restaurants and shops. Famous artists such as Liu Sola (writers, musicians), Hung (Chukan people, publishing house), Lee elephants (sculptor) are all stationed 798. Whenever you go, there are many exhibitions or lectures waiting for you.
Today 798 has attracted international media attention and the public, and has become the Beijing municipal cultural landmark.