Brief Introduction of Chengdu MOCA
Chengdu MOCA is a professional art museum built under the approval of Chengdu city administration, planed and initiated by Chengdu High-tech Zone Administration and financed by Chengdu HT Investment Group. It’s a multi-functional non-profitable art museum open to all society and plays an important role in building a “Humanistic High-tech Zone”.
Chengdu MOCA is located at Chengdu Tianfu Software Park, the biggest single-building software park of Asia that is close to Tianfu Avenue, the central axis of Chengdu. The special location and environment make Chengdu MOCA the unique view combined by Chengdu technology andhumanities. Museum contains east building and west building. The west building,open in July 2011, has two halls separately in two floors with a total area of 7500 square meters and exhibition area of 2000 square meters. The east building, open in June 2013, has an exhibition area of 1340 square meters. It’salso equipped with particular exhibition and research space such as automatic temperature and humidity controlled collection room, simultaneous translation lecture hall, multifunctional high-definition screening room, documentationcenter of contemporary art literature; and VIP room, MOCA store, café and underground parking.
Her mission is exhibiting contemporary art home and abroad, collecting Chinese art works of different time constantly,providing opportunities and creating conditions directly for scholars home and abroad to do deep research about Chinese contemporary art, providing chance for local people to contact with and appreciate the contemporary art and arts education，promoting local contemporary art prosperity and development through academic research and high standard exhibitions. Chengdu MOCA strives to become a most influential and academically professional city public art museum.