Warhol still brings wow factor

2013-05-24 10:51:46

We are living in Andy Warhol's future, "when everyone will be world famous for 15 minutes". For the pop artist himself, though, his 15 minutes will never end.

Versatile singer leads Nabucco cast with performance of highest artistry

2013-05-24 10:29:14

Placido Domingo has graced the Chinese stage a few times before. But May 22 marked his debut in a fully costumed production in the Middle Kingdom.Thangka Festival

Cross-stitch work of 'Riverside Scene at the Qingming Festival'

2013-05-24 09:44:35

Yang Hua demonstrates the 22-meter-long cross-stitch work of "Riverside Scene at the Qingming Festival" in Yiyuan county, East China's Shandong province, May 22, 2013.

Art Basel in Hong Kong to kick off

2013-05-24 09:14:48

Visitors talk during the exhibition Art Basel in Hong Kong, in South China's Hong Kong, May 22, 2013. Art Basel in Hong Kong, the latest leg of the international circuit, will kick off here on Thursday.

Thangka Festival held in Tibet

2013-05-23 10:50:24

The Thangka Festival was held in Tibet, attracting many believers to the monastery to pray, get blessed and appreciate the big and vividly woven thangka.

Peking Opera Theater of Beijing starts European tour

2013-05-23 09:20:14

Artists perform Peking opera at the Lucent Danstheater in Hague, the Netherlands, May 21, 2013.

Artists step into Africa

2013-05-22 17:42:17

China Artists Association has brought 40 of its best paintings to Cote d’Ivoire in its bid to "Step into West Africa".

Phoenix Arts Group spreads wings globally

2013-05-22 16:44:57

The Phoenix Arts Group, in Wuxi, Jiangsu province, is the world's second-largest art materials supplier in terms of production capacity, after the United Kingdom-based Winsor & Newton.

Caustic composer

2013-05-22 10:31:08

His music appeals to only certain listeners because it is angry, sad and abstract. But Wang Xilin says that he will not stop composing because he cannot stop the fire in his belly.

Living paper dreams

2013-05-21 11:03:10

Students from Chongqing University built 14 houses with paper boards in four weeks.

A picture in time

2013-05-21 10:10:48

A young foreign student snapped a shot of a group of students on a boat trip 30 years ago. Now he is back to find out what had happened to the lives of these students and their teachers.

Est-Ouest Auctions' spring auction to open in HK

2013-05-21 09:19:11

The preview of the Est-Ouest Auctions' 2013 spring season auction opened in Hong Kong, May 20, 2013.