Rabbit hops in to 'lasers' and ravioli jiaozi

2011-02-15 07:52:11

Spring Festival this year saw my wife Ellen and me traveling back from Australia to Tianjin.

Emperor's private collection gets public viewing at Met in New York

2011-02-17 08:02:02

Treasures from the Forbidden City are currently showed at The Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York.

Ten famous swords in China's ancient times

2011-02-16 10:43:24

In ancient times, China had ten famous swords. Accounts of the swords are often found in ancient books or ancient legends.

Ancient Peking Opera theater thrives

2011-02-14 10:52:42

Want to watch an old-style Peking Opera performance? Then the Chinese capital's ancient Zhengyici Theater might be a good place to check out.

3000-year-old tomb group found in Xinjiang

2011-02-16 09:21:24

The Xinjiang Institute of Archaeology reported it discovered an ancient tomb group covering an area of more than 10,000 square meters.

Revealing the secrets of Xinjiang relics

2011-02-15 07:52:11

An exhibition of rare books, documents and currency, excavated in Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region, is now on display at the National Library of China.

Feast of piano music in NCPA's upcoming series

2011-02-18 08:15:59

Piano combines both melody and harmony, as symbolized by the notation of its music on two staves showing treble and bass.

One country, two worlds

2011-02-18 08:15:59

Photography exhibition presents two views of contemporary China.

The ones to watch for

2011-02-18 08:15:59

When the Louvre Meets the Forbidden City.

Tri-color lacquerware of Yi ethnic group

2011-02-16 13:19:42

Lacquerware were like a shining star among Yi utensils. The most used colors in Yi lacquerware are black, red and yellow.

Propitious pouch

2011-02-15 13:33:44

A “pouch,” or “hebao” in Chinese, is a kind of adornment of traditional Chinese clothing.

Creating Beijing enamel art

2011-02-15 13:26:38

Cloisonné, or enamel art, is internationally considered a traditional Chinese art form.