Vis-a-Vis artlab - Xiamen


Contact

Name of the responsible structure Vis-a-Vis artlab
Type of structure : Vis-a-Vis artlab is an independent and non-profit contemporary art association.
Profile of the initiators of the project : artist , art and culture events organizer
Continent : Asia
Country : China
Address/tel/fax :
correspondence address: No.604, 195 Lian Yue Li, 361012, Xiamen
Tel:0086/ 0 / 1300 3934 167
Mail
Website
Contact : Zhu Lu Ming


Description

Vis-a-Vis art lab is an independent and non-profit contemporary art organization founded in August 2004 in Xiamen / South of China by Chinese artist Zhu Lu Ming to exchange and cooperate between different cultures and within the various contemporary arts disciplines. Vis-a-Vis art lab is a meeting place of people and ideas, and open to research in the fields of contemporary arts and cultures. Our program include workshops, lectures, meetings, exhibitions, performances, public events and residencies,etc. Vis-a-Vis art lab aims to be a platform for people from different cultures to exchange and cooperate within the contemporary cultural scene in cross border activities and in dialogue with various fields.

Former use : as company used before
Renovation costs of the building : 5,000 euros
Location:In the city, near the Xiamen university.
Foundation year of the centre : 15.5.2005
Type of occupation: lease
Owner of the building : Private


Infrastructures / Facilities

- Total around 250 square meters size (included around 30 square meters size courtyard and 25 - 30 square meters size balcony)
- ground floor - courtyard (for 30 -40 persons)
- meeting room (for 20 persons with internet, slides projector)
- office (with internet)
- kitchen / dining room
- toilet
- first floor - art studio (with the balcony and internet)
- guest room I (with internet and the bathroom)
- guest room II (with internet and the small balcony)
- toilet / bathroom
- second floor - guest room III (with internet)
- balcony (for 15 - 20 persons)
- toilet / bathroom


Social and artistic disciplines

Vis-a-Vis art lab is a meeting place of people and ideas, and open to research in the fields of contemporary arts and cultures. Our program include workshops, lectures, meetings, exhibitions, performances, public events and residencies,etc. for the art archives, please check our website: www.visavisartlab.com.


Financial support

Not any support at the moment. Everything is through the personal saving and the loan. Artists come for the residence give a small fee to keep the programme running.


Networks

in Asia, Europe

Modified on Friday 2 September 2005