Chinese artists learn by copying old masters

2013-01-30 13:12:38

With brushes and a paint-splotched palette, Chinese artist Yang Feiyun adds the finishing strokes to his latest work - a portrait of the moustached 17th century Spanish King Felipe IV.

Alive with color

2013-01-30 11:16:08

The rich detailing on China's ancient architecture is becoming a lost art. Museums reach across the Straits Tiger-head shoes popular in new year

Palestinian girl 'pours' coffee on paintings

2013-01-29 10:56:39

Palestinian artist Salwa Sbakhi paints using coffee at her studio in Gaza city.

Chinese art maintains distinctive presence in the Asian art market

2013-01-29 10:43:46

Chinese artists formed the second largest contingent after Singapore in this year's just-ended Art Stage Singapore, one of the leading contemporary art fairs in the Asia-Pacific region.

Mok factor

2013-01-29 09:48:51

43-year-old singer-actress Karen Mok is back on the scene, a year after she married her first love Johannes at a church near Florence, Italy.

Fujian's Mindu culture discussed at forum in Beijing

2013-01-28 17:39:18

Dozens of historians, scholars and government officials gathered in Beijing recently to attend the second Mindu Culture Forum.

City guide: Hong Kong

2013-01-28 14:25:49

Art events and shows will be held in Hong Kong.

City guide: Beijing

2013-01-28 14:22:41

Art events and shows will be held in Beijing.

Shedding light on storehouse secrets

2013-01-28 10:54:50

It has become a tradition for the National Art Museum of China to celebrate Spring Festival, or the Lunar New Year, by exhibiting part of its immense collection.

American idol live in China

2013-01-28 10:48:58

Adam Lambert will be the first American Idol star to hold a solo concert in China, making his debut on March 3. Plenty of confidence A lost people

Our inner child revealed

2013-01-28 10:30:06

A group of young contemporary Chinese artists present a show that looks at fairytales. Unknown horizons Ancient words blossom into modern art

Glamorous gams

2013-01-28 09:55:43

Former journalist Carrie Hare made the transition from writing about design to doing it. Tailored for tots Time is money Dream factory