The twentieth century was a time of rapid artistic change and development.

The co-founder, director of the Long Museum, Mrs Wang Wei has started the collecting of works in this period since 1990s. The 1st Twentieth-Century Art from the Museum Collection was held in 2014, which focused on the works worldwide in the early twentieth century.

In the beginning of the 2019, the 2nd exhibition focuses on a selection of paintings reflecting the various stages of development of Chinese Modern Art.