In 2017, Fortress Contemporary Art Foundation was founded in London by contemporary artist Yuan Gong, with Yan Hu appointed as director. In 2020, the organisation was officially renamed to Troy House Art Foundation (hereafter referred as Troy House Art).
Troy House | London is a new arts space in Nine Elms, Vauxhall. It is a unique all-encompassing space with state-of-the-art galleries and home to the THIS + THAT bar, café and concept store.
Within Troy House | London, a rich programme of exhibitions, live music, performances and workshops takes place across the year.
Points Center for Contemporary Art
Points’ major projects include artists’ residency, archive and database construction, exhibitions, and public education activities. We aim to stimulate multicultural communication, activate the local art ecology, and build interactive bridges for the public.
IN THE SHADOWS OF PARADISE
CHINESE VIDEO ART SINCE THE TURN OF THE CENTURY
Curator David Elliott
IN THE SHADOWS OF PARADISE is the first exhibition to take place in the London space of the Troy House Art Foundation and is selected from its collection of Asian new media art. The UK-based Troy House Art Foundation is devoted to the collection, exhibition, and research of contemporary Asian art as well as to the promotion of artists’ residencies and exchange.
• Multidisciplinary partnerships to cultivate new art experiences
• Collaborates with international galleries to establish a platform for young emerging artists
• To promote art investment and art exchange through the concept of shared gallery space.
Troy House Art's international artist residency programme is dedicated to fostering cultural exchange across Asia and Europe. We look to embed local culture into the visiting artist's production. We run residencies across our various sites in the UK and China:
Troy House, Monmouth, Wales
Points Centre for Contemporary Art, Jinxi Town, China
Troy House Art's public programme aims to introduce new ways of thinking and practice amongst the arts. .
Our learning programmes will accommodate the public across different levels:
Research is a major area of Troy House Art Foundation's mission to advance society through the arts. In this way, the Foundation hopes to contribute something sustainable to its surrounding local communities.