China, Classical to Contemporary Featuring Art Basel Hong Kong

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Page Knox
Metropolitan Museum of Art
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Experience fascinating China during an art-themed journey to Shanghai, Suzhou, and Hong Kong.

Celebrate China's contemporary art and architecture scene while also taking in some of the country's historic sites and landmarks. Explore Shanghai and Suzhou, and in Hong Kong spend an afternoon at Art Basel Hong Kong, Asia's premier showcase for contemporary art.

Begin in Shanghai to discuss textiles with a fashion designer, tour the Propaganda Poster Art Museum, and visit the galleries of the energetic M50 arts district. Learn about China's colonial history on a walking tour of the former French Concession. In nearby Suzhou, see some of its classic gardens and explore the city's I.M. Pei-designed museum. Fly to bustling Hong Kong, where highlights include a ride on an iconic Chinese junk boat at twilight. Discover the city's landmarks and contemporary collections, experience the annual Art Basel fair, and enjoy lunch in a private club, followed by a special viewing at Christie's Hong Kong.

 
Program Rates From:
$9,499
Summary
• See private collections, galleries, and museums in Shanghai and Hong Kong
• Spend a day in Suzhou to explore the I.M. Pei-designed Suzhou Museum and nearby classical gardens
• Meet a fashion designer in Shanghai to learn about textiles and current trends
• Discover exciting new Asian galleries and artists at Art Basel Hong Kong
• Enjoy a specially arranged visit to Christie's Hong Kong and lunch in a private club
Program Rates From:
$9,499
Summary
• See private collections, galleries, and museums in Shanghai and Hong Kong
• Spend a day in Suzhou to explore the I.M. Pei-designed Suzhou Museum and nearby classical gardens
• Meet a fashion designer in Shanghai to learn about textiles and current trends
• Discover exciting new Asian galleries and artists at Art Basel Hong Kong
• Enjoy a specially arranged visit to Christie's Hong Kong and lunch in a private club

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