Analyses | Leisure, culture and arts | 2018-11-29 | HKET

Shenzhen: Reinventing itself as a leading arts hub

Shenzhen has been ranked second on the list of top ten cities to visit in 2019 by the renowned travel guide Lonely Planet. As a former factory of the world and China’s incumbent ‘Silicon Valley’, this city has no sign to slow down the progression of rebranding itself amid the 40th anniversary of China’s reform and opening up. To unveil the key to Shenzhen’s success, the Centre has visited several landmarks of the city. The first stop is Design Society in Shekou.

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