Stories from the angle of a son

2012-07-24 10:23:34

Writer Liu Hongqing has written a new book on famed Chinese author Shen Congwen, based on dialogues with Shen's eldest son Shen Longzhu.

Yang Liping's new dance drama to start national tour

2012-07-24 13:47:46

Chinese dancing master Yang Liping reacts during a press conference for her dance drama The Peacock in Kunming.

High Flyers

2012-07-22 08:25:49

Qian, a diminutive man of 68, performed his own little act, twirling and gliding on stage, imitating the motions of his modest eagle-shaped kite.

Realistic, redolent of China

2012-07-20 09:13:03

As one of the country's most iconic painters, Wang Yidong emphasizes both technique and tradition.

Lomography: a mix of vintage and chic

2012-07-23 10:42:01

The images are odd,maybe a bit bizarre,they show none of the finesse of professional photographs, yet for all that, they're art.

Uproar in Heaven redux

2012-07-20 12:22:20

Is he god, warrior or simply a naughty monkey?

Act of honor

2012-07-20 12:23:36

Lawyer's pro bono work helps right historic injustice done to Chinese.

Body language

2012-07-20 12:22:51

Growing up in Australia where Asian culture is prevalent, Claxton has always had a huge interest in China and the Far East in general.

Fine art of the snapshot

2012-07-12 16:42:54

The images are odd, maybe a bit bizarre, they show none of the finesse of professional photographs, yet for all that, they're art.

Model contest held in Beijing

2012-07-16 14:37:12

A contestant presents leisure wear during a model contest hosted by a Chinese female fashion magazine, "Xinwei", in Beijing.

Chongqing sees the ugly side of beauty

2012-07-19 10:59:56

Many bloggers claimed that Miss International 2012 Beauty Pageant Chongqing failed to select a "genuine" beauty in a city famous for its pretty women.

Beijing symphony orchestra to perform in London

2012-07-19 09:53:54

The Beijing Symphony Orchestra will stage a show in London on July 29 as part of the celebrations for the 2012 Summer Olympics.