MEMORIAL HALL OF ARTIST ZHANG CHONGREN (QIBAO)
Memorial Hall of Artist Zhang Chongren (Qibao)
Zhang Chongren was a fruitful writer as well as a sculptor and very prominent in the Chinese art. The Memorial Hall of Artist Zhang Chongren is situated at Qibao Old Road in Shanghai and it chronicles the works of this great artist. It houses about 20 of Zhang's sculptures which include the statue of Deng Xiaoping (China's late leader) and Mao Dun, a popular author. You will also find more than 30 oil paintings of Zhang in the hall with more than 130 photographs of his life and accomplishments. Zhang is a native of Qibao and the creation of the hall was to pay tribute to him as well as the traditional life in one of China's most prominent water towns.