SHANGHAI, October 9, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — The 2021 opening of the Museum of Art Pudong (MAP) was a huge success not only for its architectural style – the rectangle of marble and glass along the Huangpu River – but also for its world-class exhibition opening. from of Great Britain Tate, of Spain Fundacio Joan Miro and Chinese fireworks artist Cai Guoqiang.
On September 30, 2022a new exhibition “The Dynamic Eye: Op and Kinetic Art from the Tate Collection” was shown at MAP in the Lujiazui area.
Consequently, MAP has been included in eight tourist routes unveiled by the Pudong government, according to the People’s Government Information Office of Shanghai Pudong New Area.
As its name suggests, Pudong Through the Eyes of Expats itineraries are specially designed for expats.
Statistics show that Pudong has gathered the regional headquarters of over 400 multinational companies and over 100,000 overseas talents. Their routes show different sides of Pudong’s charm, from the ancient water city to the second tallest building in the world or the bustling shopping complexes to the ecological parks.
Route 1: The history of the development and opening of Pudong Pudong Development Exhibition Hall – Shanghai People’s Bank Headquarters China – Shanghai Urban Historical Development Exhibition Hall (Oriental Pearl Tower) – Shanghai Stock Exchange – Shanghai Pudong Expo
Route 2: Shanghai culture Shanghai Tower – Oriental Pearl Tower – Museum of Art Pudong – Wangjiang Post – Shanghai Expo Culture Park – Shanghai Oriental Sports Center
Route 3: Walk around the art capital China Art Museum – Modern Art Museum, Shanghai – Baoku Cultural Center, Duoyun Books (Shanghai Tower) – Aurora Museum – Pudong Art Museum – Oriental Art Center – Shanghai International Art Service
Route 4: Science City Shanghai Science and Technology Museum – Robot Valley – Zhangjiang Science Hall – AIsland Experience Center – Jinqiao 5G Industry Exhibition Center – Jinqiao Intelligent Connected Vehicle Test Demonstration Zone
Route 5: Experience World Fashion Taikoo Li Qiantan – Mercedes-Benz Arena – IFC – MIFA 1862 – Century Link Mall – Bicester Shanghai Village – Florentia Village
Route 6: Must-Visit Attractions Breathtaking Skylines (Oriental Pearl Tower, Shanghai Tower, Shanghai Jinmao Tower, Shanghai World Financial Center) – Shanghai Ocean Aquarium – Shanghai Library (East Hall) – Pudong Library – Disney Resort in Shanghai – Shanghai Wildlife Park – Haichang Ocean Park – Shanghai Astronomical Museum
Route 7: Explore Nature Expo Culture Park – Century Park – Zhou Pu Flower Sea Ecological Garden – Lavender Park – Heqing Countryside Park – Binjiang Forest Park
Route 8: Intangible Cultural Heritage of Ancient Towns Gaoqiao Old Street – Neishidi – Sanlintang Old Street – Former Residence of Fu Lei – Xinchang Ancient Town
There are inevitable bouts of homesickness for anyone who is away from home. But in most cases, Matthew John Haynes can find a cure here Shanghai.
The Briton has lived in Pudong for about seven years as a lecturer at Dulwich College.
Like many of his colleagues, he settled in the international community of Biyun, close to the school campus. But the short commute is not the only reason he chose Pudong as his home.
“I like Pudong,” he said. “It’s a bit quieter, which is good for me because I come from the countryside. I get to be in the biggest city in the world and still a short distance to some quiet and pleasant places.”
If Biyun is the quiet side of Pudong, then Lujiazui is the exact opposite: dotted with tall buildings, crowded with visitors. Haynes likes it, though.
“It’s a big mix, a lot of opportunities for everyone,” he said, noting that there are many different ways of understanding the world in Pudong and Shanghai.
“I really like the open spaces in Pudong. I like Century Park and places where you can relax outdoors. It’s also very exciting for families. You can visit an art museum, a science and technology museum and an aquarium,” he added.
On September 30Haynes viewed the exhibition The Dynamic Eye: Operative and Kinetic Art from the Tate Collection at the Pudong Art Museum ( MAP ).
First time visiting MAP and it’s an impressive experience. It seems to provide a new opportunity to cure his homesickness.
“I’m British. Today is the first day of the Tate exhibition. Look! Even the floor we’re standing on is from the Tate exhibition,” he said, tapping his feet lightly. “So it’s very exciting. For me personally, it’s very pleasant.”
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Caption: Breathtaking skylines of Shanghai Pudong
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SOURCE Shanghai Pudong New Area People’s Government Information Office