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Why Real Art Laid in 798 Art Zone

To appreciate the real art, widen vision, Beijing 798 Art Zone will be an ideal choice. For the travelers who are on Beijing tour, 798 Art Zone is a must-explore place. Why?

798 Arit Zone

Incomparable Background
Earlier named as 798 Factory, 798 Art Zone was built in the year of 1950. With the coverage area of 0.6 square kilometers, this art zone has been highly praised by the modern art. It has been rented as the exhibition center of Chinese culture and art. Also it is the world famous cultural and creative industries centralized area. About its history, it is mysterious. In the earlier time, this art zone was ever the North China Wireless Joint Equipment factory. After that, the corporation moved out of the Dashanzi District and leased those plants. The typical architectural style, simple and varied composition all followed the Bauhaus way. Attracted by the delicate design, convenient traffic, unique style of Bauhaus architecture, many art organizations and artists came to rent the vacant plants and transformed theme. Gradually, it formed a district gathering various galleries, art studios, cultural companies and fashionable shops, etc.

Amazing Modern Appearance
After experiencing the redecoration and new ideas, 798 Art Zone has attracted loads of attention from the media of the world. It has been regarded as the fashionable mark building of modern Beijing. Various modern shops, restaurants, studios and galleries all established here adding many atmosphere to this place. Until the end of 2008, there are more than 400 cultural organizations, from Japan, France, Italy and the Hong Kong, many countries and regions have established here. What the most attractive is that it always held important international art exhibitions and art activities as well as the fashion shows. In order to expand the reputation of 798 Art Zone, there are certain festivals always held here attracting more and more art fans.

Interesting Places
Apart from the real art, the art zone also opened many interesting places to entertaining tourists. The most famous is the 798 Photo to Gallery. Most of the pictures or photos developed by the owner Chen Guanjun himself. They are all rare in other places. There are high-class cafe shops where the tourists said that the coffee here is much better than the Starbucks. For the families, there is the ideal family-style restaurant. Typical sweet and savory pancakes could be tasted here.

There are many shocking wonders established in 798 Art Zone. Maybe you love here!