The death of the West's pre-eminent collector of Asian art means a treasure trove will go under the hammer in March.
Innovative United States artist is bringing his weird and wonderful creations to the Chinese mainland.
A famed soprano returns to her roots with Visitors on the Snow Mountains in an NCPA concert series next week, Chen Nan reports.
A Chinese calligraphy exhibition themed "Dream of Harmony" opened at the UN headquarters in New York on Thursday, attracting crowds of people to the scene.
The $36 million chicken cup purchased by collector Liu Yiqian officially meets the public at an elaborately planned exhibition in Liu's Long Museum in Shanghai.
An ongoing poster-design exhibition inspires people to consider how individual actions collectively contribute to smog.
For the first time in Greece the Museum of Asian Art at the Ionian Sea island of Corfu hosts over the next six months an impressive exhibition of Contemporary Chinese Porcelain Art entitled "The New Silk Road".
A contemporary art exhibition, Live in Chengdu, will be held at the Kuandu Museum of Fine Arts in Taipei from Dec 26 to Feb 15, introducing the artistic atmosphere and tourism sites of southwestern China's Chengdu.
A Karl Marx autographed letter and an old photo of him were sold for nearly 4.2 million yuan ($678,110), with commission included, at a special auction at the Xiling Yinshe Auction in Hangzhou, Dec 15, 2014.
When visitors walk into Chinese folk artist Zhan Dongsheng's house, in Xinyang, Central China's Henan province, they see animals such as tigers and dogs emerge vividly on pieces of 2-meter-long silk.
Art spending in China slows in 2014 as collectors seek masterworks at home and abroad.
Flowers and birds are common subjects under the brush of Chinese painters.