Year founded: 2017


Anren Biennale aims to create a meeting point in West-South China in the field of visual arts between artists of diverse cultures and generations, creating an international professional network for the exchange of ideas. The Biennale wants to enhance a sustainable cultural landscape, hoping to leave a long lasting impact on Anren.

The 1st Anren Biennale will take place from October 1, 2017 till January 10, 2018 in the well preserved historical city of Anren, Chengdu. Seen the rich history of the region, as well as its future development planning, the topic of this edition will explore how to establish a dialogue between history, the present and possible future.