Local dancers perform song and dance drama "the White-haired Girl" during the variety show celebrating the upcoming Chinese Spring Festival in Stockholm, Sweden, Feb 3, 2013.
It was a social necessity for the rich and famous in Shanghai to have their portraits taken by Sam Sanzetti at his studio. Hand-delivered individuality
When some of the world's richest people gather for the glittering New York auction season this spring, they will spend hundreds of millions of dollars in art market.
In a ground floor flat hidden inside the downtown Beijing Qiheyuan Diplomatic Compound, Japanese dancer Yamamoto Hideko claps her hands above her head while prancing around in red high heels.
One of the factors of today's art scene is the constant search for young artists who will be future masters, while ignoring others.
Contestants perform during the final of the Prix de Lausanne at the Beaulieu Theatre in Lausanne February 2, 2013.
Private museums, displaying everything from antique furniture to vouchers to stones, have sprung up across China in recent years.
Actress Zhao Wei's maiden directorial work So Young will premiere on April 26.The 2013 China and South Korea Culture Festival was held in Longqingxia scenic spot, Jan 25 to 27.
The Russian National Ballet Theater, will present three classics, Swan Lake, Sleeping Beauty and The Nutcracker to Beijing audiences.