Let the music play

2012-12-28 10:26:55

Music is a universal language and it is one of the ways to learn about another culture.

China's modern art history in pictures

2012-12-28 10:25:13

The Central Academy of Fine Arts' museum is presenting 40 oil paintings the institution discovered in its storehouse.

Evolution of a master

2012-12-28 09:46:49

Zhang Xiaogang says his latest show goes beyond intellectual expression - it gets physical.

Chinese long painting exhibition held at Zhejiang Art Museum

2012-12-27 16:19:17

The "Chinese Long Painting World - Hangzhou Chinese Painting Biennale" kicked off on Wednesday. Over 100 Chinese long painting works of 30 painters were displayed during the exhibition.

Actress Liu Xiaoqing performs stage drama

2012-12-27 16:02:02

Actress Liu Xiaoqing performs during a stage drama, which tells a story of famous courtesan Sai Jinhua.

National Center for Performing Arts marks 5th anniversary

2012-12-26 14:25:28

Audiences enjoy the Peking Opera performance during an open day at the National Center for the Performing Arts (NCPA) in Beijing.

More Australian children like dancing, martial arts: survey

2012-12-25 18:04:29

More Australian children who attend cultural and leisure activities are engaging in dancing and martial arts, according to figures released by the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) on Friday.

'Change' chosen as Chinese character of 2012 in Malaysia

2012-12-25 18:03:30

Malaysians on Monday picked the word "Gai" or "change" in English as the Chinese character that best represents 2012

Argentine ballet dancer gives free show to mark retirement

2012-12-25 15:44:39

Argentine ballet dancer Eleonora Cassano performs a version of The Nutcracker by Peter I. Tchaikowsky during a show in front of the Obelisk, in Buenos Aires, capital of Argentina, on Dec 22, 2012.

Ten violinists, three award winners

2012-12-25 11:15:22

Ten young Chinese award-winning violinists, including three Italian Paganini Violin Competition golden award winners.

Toys for big boys and girls

2012-12-25 09:13:19

Remember the term "kidult". It explains a whole new phenomenon that is gathering strength throughout the toy world.

Light show

2012-12-24 18:42:17

Light and Shadow features the work of four established contemporary painters, on the theme of light contrasting with shadows.