Reviving Jiangnan’s lost folk crafts

2016-01-26 09:29:38

An art school attempts to revive appreciation of the folk crafts that once thrived on the banks of the Yangtze.

City Book art now at Hong Kong hotel

2016-01-25 15:42:47

The Mandarin Oriental, Hong Kong has partnered with Production Q to launch The City Book, where travel stories featured will be told through artwork created by selected artists with strong links to Hong Kong.

UK's interest in China boosted by BBC TV series

2016-01-25 13:14:18

A new six-part television series celebrating stories of China's ancient history has begun showing on the UK's public broadcasting service, BBC Two.

Dough figurines of Monkey King welcome the New Year

2016-01-24 11:32:47

Dough models of opera characters created by Song are seen in Suzhou city, Jiangsu province, Jan 22, 2016.

'Drifting Civilization' art exhibition held in Beijing

2016-01-24 10:00:54

Visitors take photos of the exhibits at the interactive zone of "Drifting Civilization" art exhibition in Beijing, capital of China, on Jan 23, 2016.

Art exhibitions in 2016 worth seeing

2016-01-22 09:10:59

In 2016, what art enjoyments can we expect? The Paper selected a batch of most representative exhibitions worldwide that are going to feast our eyes in 2016, which covers fields of photography, archaeology, fashion and others.

She gives Chinese lacquer art a French touch

2016-01-22 08:05:51

Gwenaelle Chassin de Kergommeaux, a French designer and artist, wanted to create something for China, where she has lived since 2007.

China's Yao honored with Crystal Award in Davos

2016-01-21 10:30:44

Chinese actress Yao Chen receives a Crystal Award for her contribution to improve the state of the world from Hilde Schwab during the annual meeting of the World Economic Forum (WEF) in Davos, Switzerland January 19, 2016.

European art on man and nature go on show in Suzhou

2016-01-20 13:23:12

Visitors enjoy sculptures at the Suzhou Art Museum in Suzhou, Jiangsu province, Jan 19, 2016.

New canvas to work on

2016-01-19 08:47:51

While the country's art market has seen a decline due to an economic slowdown and the crackdown on graft, the Internet seems to offer a ray of hope, Deng Zhangyu reports.

Novel way to bring the grottoes' treasures to life

2016-01-19 08:47:51

The discovery of an important cache of Buddhist sutras in Dunhuang, in 1900 had a profound influence on Chinese fine arts in the 20th century.

Green mysteries

2016-01-19 08:50:14

No stone evokes China like jade. Lately, 4,000-year-old pieces found in Hubei province are shedding new light on an ancient industry.