The team at MB Projects wishes you a very happy Chinese New Year and hopes that 2023 will bring everyone serenity, energy, and growth opportunities. The recent reopening of the country is bringing new perspectives for international cultural exchanges and we are looking forward to working on more cross-border projects, where artists and audiences will be able to resume travel and meet again!
Women In Motion Mentorship Program, promoting creativity and dialogue between young female creators and established artists.
On January 10, 2023, took place in Shanghai the Women In Motion Mentorship Program, the new program by Kering dedicated to empowering women in the arts. During a half-day session young Chinese female creators had the opportunity to meet and share experiences with three established artists from different fields: soprano Ying Huang, contemporary ink wash artist Peng Wei, and contemporary dancer/choreographer Duan Ni.
Tuesday, November 22, 2022, in Shanghai, Young Leaders and Friends of the France China Foundation gathered for a China Talk on “The Art Market in China”. Three exceptional speakers, all key players in the local art scene for more than 20 years, shared their experience and analysis of the current situation: gallerist Mathieu Borysevicz, director […]
Following the extraordinary engagement generated by the Palace of Versailles on WeChat and Weibo, in November 2022 the institution launched its official Channels and Bilibili accounts, expanding its outreach to new audiences and reinforcing its position as a major cultural institution for the Chinese public.
Arte Charpentier on WeChat: presenting the work of a pioneering French architecture design studio in China
Arte Charpentier is not only behind some of the landmarks of Shanghai, such as the Shanghai Grand Theater, the Nanjing pedestrian street, or the Sinan Mansions. Founded in 1969 by Jean-Marie Charpentier, the firm has realized important projects in France such as the Saint-Lazare Metro station and the Imprimerie Nationale in Paris. With an international […]
World premiere of the “Horizon of Khufu” at the Arab World Institute, a journey in Ancient Egypt using cutting-edge VR technology.
On June 14th 2022 the “Horizon of Khufu”, the second Immersive Expedition created by Emissive, premiered at the Arab World Institute in Paris. The experience takes visitors to the Giza Necropolis, the famous Egyptian site home to the three Great Pyramids, and then on a journey 4,500 years back in time to attend the funeral […]
Exhibitions, performances, social media, seminars…2021 has bustled with projects and events for MB Projects and we are so happy to see that, in spite of travel and sanitary restrictions, museums, institutions, artists, and all players are not only adapting but creating new ways to keep working and interacting with the Chinese audience. We foresee an even busier 2022 but before we dive into the new year we would like to look back at the past year and announce some very special news we are particularly excited about…
Inauguration of “Women in Motion at West Bund”, a program to celebrate women’s creativity in dance and choreography
From October 22 to 24, 2021, Kering and the Centre Pompidou x West Bund Museum presented Women in Motion at West Bund in Shanghai, a three-day contemporary dance festival aiming to celebrate, promote and support women’s creativity in choreography. MB Projects is very proud to have helped Kering build this new and meaningful Women in […]
Opening of the exhibition “Trees” in Shanghai, presented by the Fondation Cartier and the Power Station of Art
On July 8th, 2021, the exhibition Trees, presented by the Fondation Cartier pour l’art contemporain and the Power Station of Art (PSA), officially opened in Shanghai. This is the 4th collaboration between the Fondation Cartier and the PSA, the museum of contemporary art of the city of Shanghai, after A Beautiful Elsewhere (2018), Ishigami (2019) […]