Living in Beijing is difficult, says 26-year-old artist Nick Pan - of course making money is important but perhaps "art is something higher".
The 13th Asia Art Festival, organized by the Ministry of Culture and the people's government of Yunnan province, kicked off in Kunming, Southwest China's Yunnan province on Nov. 18, 2013.
The promising comic and animation market in China is in urgent need of a rating system to protect children from unsuitable content and to prepare the industry for future development overseas, said experts at the International Forum on the Development of Animation and Games Industries on Nov 7 in Beijing.
Sculpture, one of the major public art forms, is thriving thanks to China's rapid urban development.
Ceramic art pieces are on display at the China Contemporary Ceramics Art Exhibition in Nantong, Jiangsu province, November 19, 2013.
Works of five respected connoisseurs of Chinese paintings and calligraphy will highlight the autumn sales of the Beijing-based Wen Jin Ge International Auction.
Argentine artist Leandro Erlich's first solo show Feiyanzoubi is now on display at the Jing An Kerry Center in Shanghai and will run through Nov 22, 2013.
Ron Mueck is a hyperrealist sculptor, whose art features body figures and is often made of fiberglass and resin materials.
A large wood carving featuring the famous historical painting "Riverside Scene at Qingming Festival" was named the longest wood carving in the world by Guinness World Book of Records on Nov 14, 2013.
Visitors enjoy Chinese prints collected by the British Library in Nanjing, Jiangsu province, November 15.
More than 3,000 figure models by Kaiyodo, the world-renowned Japanese figure maker, are being exhibited in Shanghai.
Full of vigor and raw emotion, the paintings of Wang Xijing are representative of the artistic styles of Shaanxi, critics say.