A photograph portraying Chinese fishermen basking in the mist on a river near Lishui, taken by Vladimir Proshin was awarded the top prize of Siena International Photography Awards.
The recent hit Japanese film Sunflowers of Inferno is based on seven sunflower paintings created by Vincent van Gogh.
Dozens of works by the Spanish master will be shown in Shanghai this week. The pieces, insured for more than 400 million yuan, include the oil painting Napoleon's Nose. Deng Zhangyu reports.
Famed painter and scholar Dong Qichang's landscape, titled Thatched Cottage amid Sparse Forest, will go under the hammer at China Guardian Auctions' autumn sales on Nov 15.
A group of contemporary Indian artists is in Beijing to show works on urbanization.
Chinese oil painting artist Luo Erchun, acclaimed as "a master of colors in contemporary Chinese oil painting" and known as the "Oriental Van Gogh", died in a fire at his home in Beijing on Thursday.
An art exhibition, "One-double 11th", is ongoing at the Shanghai subway, with dozens of brightly-colored art installations on display.
An exhibition at Beijing's Soka Art Center lets three artists share their understanding of beauty.
A multimedia exhibition highlighting war crimes, genocide and rape has opened in Beijing’s 798 district where 35 artworks from more than 10 countries are on display, creating a thought provoking display.
The Temperature of History displays more than 200 figurative oil paintings that as a whole trace the development of oil painting in China.
Several high-quality and rarely seen paintings by ink masters will go under the hammer in a Beijing sale in November.
Not the traditional way Gan Xiaozhi does, with a loom, and hand pick to straighten silk and woolen threads, and then spinning out patterns that tell stories of the Miao ethnic group that doesn't have a written language.