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Featured on designboom, Mar 22, 2019

teamlab fills former oil tanks with 'digital universe of water particles' in shanghai

teamlab fills former oil tanks with 'digital universe of water particles' in shanghai
art collective teamlab will inaugurate the opening of a new art museum in shanghai this weekend with an immersive exhibition that explores water through digital manipulation. entitled ‘universe of water particles in the tank’ the exhibition will transform five massive former oil tanks that constitute a new ambitious and long-awaited museum project aptly named ‘tank shanghai’.(Excerpt from the text)

Featured on THE ART NEWSPAPER, Mar 22, 2019

Collector Qiao Zhibing's delayed Tank Shanghai museum opens on West Bund waterfront

Collector Qiao Zhibing's delayed Tank Shanghai museum opens on West Bund waterfront
The reborn oil tanks host shows by teamLab, Adrián 
Villar Rojas and assorted Chinese artists
The five rotundas of Tank Shanghai, the hotly anticipated private museum of the entrepreneur and art collector Qiao Zhibing, open on 23 March with a trio of exhibitions.(Excerpt from the text)

Featured on ARTFORUM, Mar 22, 2019

FOLLOWING DELAYS, TANK SHANGHAI OPENS IN WEST BUND


Originally slated to open last November, Tank Shanghai, the private museum project of collector and entrepreneur Qiao Zhibing, will open on March 23. The Beijing-based design firm Open Architecture converted five former oil tanks into the rotundas of the museum, which will make its debut with three exhibitions by artist Adrián Villar Rojas; the Japanese collective teamLab; and a group of contemporary Chinese artists, including Zeng Fanzhi, Yang Fudong, and Ding Yi.(Excerpt from the text)

Featured on sina新浪看点, Mar 22, 2019

teamLab来沪,在“油罐”中看展是怎样的体验?

teamLab来沪,在“油罐”中看展是怎样的体验?
“teamLab:油罐中的水粒子世界”等三大展览3月21日在油罐艺术中心开幕,将于3月23日起正式对公众开放。这也标志着这一坐落于上海徐汇区西岸核心区域、历经六年设计与改造的艺术空间正式投入使用,成为上海艺术生态中又一重要地标。(Excerpt from the text)

Featured on THE THEATRE TIMES, Mar 22, 2019

IN THE LABYRINTH OF SURFACES: PERFORMATIVITY, AND VISITOR EXPERIENCE IN THE TEAMLAB EXHIBITIONS

Cutting-edge technology and visual immersion in a flow of digital images have been the focus of the Tokyo-based creator group teamLab. With their key theme, “borderless,” they have been creating immersive environments of multimedia installations since their founding by Toshiyuki Inoko and his friends, in 2001. Their installations are often formed in a rhizome structure, with interconnected microworlds in the separate spaces. The experience is designed to make visitors feel as though they are entering mini wonderworlds, playful environments.(Excerpt from the text)