On September 8-9, 2012 we return to Beijing’s Ullens Center for Contemporary Art (UCCA) the world-renowned art space located within the heart of the 798 Art District.
On Saturday, bands like Real Estate and The Chromatics will be playing, alongside Beijing electronic legends FM3, Shanghai rockers Duck Fight Goose, and Beijing experimental group CNdy. Former LCD SOUNDSYSTEM frontman James Murphy will also be DJing, plus we’ll be screening the LCD film SHUT UP AND PLAY THE HITS. Stay tuned to the event page for more acts that will be announced in the next few days.
Chris Milk‘s The Treachery of Sanctuary and SuperUber’s OctoCloud will make their Chinese debut, and Vega Zaishi Wang will premiere her new fashion line, presented in collaboration with UFO Media Lab with music by Zhang Shouwang.
Shanghai musician and visual artist B6 and neon painter Kong Lingnan will be exhibiting brand new work, in addition to Yang Yongliang’s The Day of Perpetual Night, and new work from our Beijing Hackathon 2012 Winners.
In addition to SHUT UP AND PLAY THE HITS lauded Chinese director Meng Jinghui will give a talk on The Arts of Theater and Filmmaking.
We’ll be announcing lots more films, panels, and updates about the event in the coming days. Check back soon!