Points provide international artists with Chinese cultural knowledge and content in the field, finalizing the international art exchange, through arranging local cultural experiences and the spread of cultural knowledge, involve local culture in internationalized artistic creation.
We want to upgrade cultural and artistic industries in Jinxi and even Suzhou, especially the developmental direction of non-profit organizations, also serve local people to provide more energy for local cultural undertakings through the project’s multi-faceted display forms intervene in the local people’s life and interact with them to create both contemporary and traditional integration in the cultural atmosphere.
During the residency, the artist needs to carry out a corresponding cultural investigation, art lecture, sharing session or exhibition, or activities for Points to help to show the results of that creative stage.
Points Center for Contemporary Art, founded in 2017, is devoted to the creation, recording, and promotion of contemporary art and culture. Main projects include the artists’ residencies, the construction of an archival database, exhibitions, and public education activities. The center advocates “life within art, supporting the life and creation of global artists in this center and forming a connection with local culture. We espouse contemporary artistic vision and explosive creative power in order to stimulate globalized contemporary creation. Points devotes itself to providing high-quality conditions for art creators, and to create an environment and platform for the public to interact with contemporary art.
- Independent Association/Foundation
- Months: 1 – 3
- Visual Art
- Performing Arts
- Textile Art
- Exhibition space
- Dance/Theatre/Performance Space
- Woodworking tools
- Printmaking facilities
- Public talk