Tour de force

2013-03-01 07:01:58

Martin Engstroem first visited China in 1997 as part of the production team for the opera Turandot at the Forbidden City.

Interview: Tour de force

2013-03-01 14:11:25

Martin Engstroem first visited China in 1997 as part of the production team for the opera Turandot at the Forbidden City.

Road show brings Spring Festival cheer to Australia

2013-03-01 14:05:53

This is the second time the tour, launched by the Overseas Chinese Affairs Office of China's State Council, has reached Adelaide, capital city of South Australia, these days.

Rare wares

2013-03-01 09:58:36

Limited-edition works by some of China's hottest contemporary artists shine at international art shows. Young designers seek boost abroad

Editor's picks

2013-03-01 13:44:05

Movies, concerts and exhibitions highlights of the week

Home is where art is ignored

2013-03-01 09:18:47

Chinese contemporary art seems to be entering its springtime. Overseas buyers - both individuals and institutions - have begun to take a keen interest in the genre in recent years, with work being snapped up and shipped abroad.

Gala role returns Zhao to the spotlight

2013-03-01 13:10:30

Zhao Wenzhuo's performance at the Spring Festival TV gala of the 2013 Lunar New Year has brought the kung fu star to the public's attention again.

What's new

2013-02-28 15:45:14

Peter Jackson's fantasy epic The Hobbit, which premiered in China on Feb 22, features Dolby's new sound format Atmos on six screens across the country, the latest one being the Lumiere Pavilions in Beijing.

Application key to Oscar celebration

2013-02-28 14:25:10

Chi Hongyu created a technology company that made film applications for the iPhone, which help filmmaker win Oscar.85th Academy Award winners list

Movies are art not business, says French film producer

2013-02-28 11:03:34

Producer Isabelle Glachant had wanted to see The Artist, the Academy-Award winning French film. Ang Lee the quintessential Chinese scholar artist

Planting seeds for a dance revolution

2013-02-28 09:59:24

Cultural and language differences have been overcome in an innovative dance program initiated by American ballet dancer Jacques d'Amboise.

Her handbags reflect her bright outlook

2013-02-27 15:21:03

No matter how many accolades or how much media attention Wu Mengdi receives, the up-and-coming handbag designer says she's really not all that artistically inclined.