What’s on in Shanghai

The Shanghai Autumn Auctions launches with an evening themed around Starlight. Inspired by Zao Wou-Ki's masterwork Voie Lactée – 09.11.1956, the curated event is packed with dynamic performances, innovative exhibitions and exciting talks. Join us for an experience that promises to be out of this world.

Explore the programme

Defying gravity

Don't miss this specially choreographed ballet inspired by Zao Wou-Ki's Voie Lactée – 09.11.1956, the star lot of the 20th Century & Contemporary Art (Evening Sale).

Mozart Requiem

Immerse yourself in a mesmerizing classical piano performance that pays homage toWolfgang Amadeus Mozart à l’âge de 14 ans à Vérone by Attribué à Giambettino Cignaroli.

Moutai tasting

Sample a selection of the renowned spirit at a complimentary tasting, ahead of our dedicated moutai sale.

Tea ceremony

Learn firsthand about the rituals and practices behind the traditional art of the tea ceremony with a tea master.

Specialist talks

Discover the stories behind our stunning array of works on view from Christie's specialists across Asian Contemporary Art, Chinese Contemporary Ink, Post-War and Contemporary Art and Impressionist and Modern Art.

And much more...

Raise a toast to the season ahead with cocktails, champagne and a live DJ.

Event information

Christie's Shanghai Art Space
Ampire Building,
No.97 Yuanmingyuan Road

The Peninsula Hotel, Shanghai
No. 32 Zhongshan Dong Yi Road

Date & Time
Thursday, 19 September
7:30pm – 9:30pm

More about Christie’s Lates

Combining art, music and specialist talks, Christie’s Lates in London and New York are the perfect opportunity to mix with like-minded art lovers after hours. With free entry, each curated evening in this new series of events aims to bring art to life and inspire conversation, showcasing highlights from our upcoming auctions alongside interactive activities, talks by guest experts and enticing food and drink.