Established in 2005, OCAT became a registered, independent non-profit organization in April 2012, laying the foundation for its group of contemporary art museums across China. OCAT is sponsored by the state-owned enterprise OCT Group. Headquartered in Shenzhen, the museum group comprises OCAT Shenzhen, OCT Art & Design Gallery (Shenzhen), OCAT Shanghai, OCAT Xi’an, OCAT Institute (Beijing) , OCAT Wuhan and OCAT Nanjing.
OCAT Shenzhen was founded in 2005 and functions as the headquarters of the OCAT Museums. As the first art establishment among the OCAT museums, OCAT Shenzhen has a long-term commitment to the practice and research in the field of contemporary art and theory both inside of China and in the international arena.
The programs of OCAT focus on in-depth surveys, research, publication, and presentation of both individual artists and thematic group exhibitions. In addition to these activities produced under the title of OCAT Exhibitions, OCAT Performs, OCAT Screens, OCAT Residency, OCAT Library, OCAT Publish and OCAT Youth Project are also annual programs showcasing contemporary visual art from different sights.
Address: F2 Building, Enping Road, Overseas Chinese Town, Nanshan District, Shenzhen, China, 518053
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