Graduates' works from China Academy of Art attract visitors

2014-05-28 14:44:44

A visitor enjoys sculptures during an art exhibition at China Academy of Art in Hangzhou, Zhejiang province, May 27, 2014.

Taihang Mountains provide inspiration

2014-05-27 17:39:41

More than 30 artists from home and abroad will take part in "2014 Art Talk in Taihang Mountains", scheduled for Linzhou city, Central China's Henan province from June 9 to 19.

Retrospective of artist's watercolors over six decades

2014-05-28 07:00:00

Confluence and Transcendence, a retrospective of the work of painter Yin Baokang, celebrates his six-decade engagement with the art of watercolors.

Journeying inside the walls of the Forbidden City

2014-05-28 15:00:48

Shan Jixiang, the director of Beijing's Forbidden City, talks about the challenges the Palace Museum faces, as well as the international exchanges it has engaged in.

Students try unusual folk dance

2014-05-28 14:15:48

On May 27th, students from Lichuan Minzu Experimental High School learned to dance the "ruolianxiang".

Pavilion rebuilt in tribute to poet

2014-05-28 09:51:38

A pavilion in which French Nobel laureate in literature Saint-John Perse (1887-1975) finished writing his signature work, Anabase, has been reconstructed, almost a century after the writer first arrived in Beijing.

Inside Velter's world

2014-05-28 09:37:33

A French poet draws inspiration from Chinese wisdom as he tries to shun material success.

Healing in the countryside

2014-05-28 09:17:58

When their 8-year-old daughter couldn't cope with school and city life, a desperate couple found the answer in a simpler life.

Culture insider: 7 types of Chinese tea you must know

2014-05-28 07:10:46

As the world's second-most popular beverage, after water, tea has around 1,500 varieties in China. They are divided into seven main categories.

Empress Wu Zetian time travels in Luoyang

2014-05-27 14:13:11

The image of Wu Zetian (AD 624-705), the only empress in China's 5,000-year history to rule in her own right, recently appeared on a real estate advertisement board in Luoyang.

Russian art visits Beijing

2014-05-27 13:06:47

Paintings by Russian artist Vasili Nesterenko are on display at National Art Museum of China in Beijing, May 25, 2014.

'Shanghai Impression' photo exhibition kicks off in Cape Town

2014-05-27 10:17:10

50 rare photos were displayed at the Shanghai Impression photo exhibition in Cape Town, South Africa on May 24, 2014.