Founded in 2008, Independent & Image Art Space is located in 501 Art Base, which is the most important art zone in Chongqing, next door to one of China’s top art university Sichuan Fine Arts Institute. Independent & Image has been paying close attention to the development of Chinese and international contemporary art. With an open attitude towards the global art scene and unique art vision, Independent & Image endeavors to participate in the practices of Chinese contemporary art development, especially to improve a deeper understanding of contemporary fine art photography in our society.
During the years, we held numerous solo and group exhibitions for our artists as well as international cultural exchange events, beside of photography, showing also the works of painting, sculpture, installation and new media art. We present during the exhibitions related thematic lectures, seminars and workshops. We aim to become one of the most professional contemporary photography promotion and exhibition space in the Southwestern China, national wide and internationally. Meanwhile we strive to find and promote Chinese contemporary photography artists at the highest level.
Equipped with international high standard facilities, advanced image output equipment and fine art quality mounting and framing technique, Independent & Image can provide an always-excellent exhibition experience to our collectors and visitors. Besides, Independent & Image can also provide photography art collectors professional advice and collection management consultancy.
Independent & Image is a subordinate part of Chongqing Dayin Culture Media Co., Ltd., and concentrates on the practices and development of photography art as well as contemporary art overall with an independent attitude.