Traditional Chinese dance drama debuts in London

2014-01-12 14:17:44

Chinese dance drama Silk Road made its debut on Saturday night in London, bringing oriental artistic experience for British audiences.

Like father, like son

2014-01-12 08:37:54

Belgian orchestra conductor Eric Lederhandler is following his energetic father in fostering friendship between China and Belgium.

Crystal-clear view of miniature worlds

2014-01-12 11:47:55

It may take an innocent yet transcendental eye "to see a world in a grain of sand", as the English poet William Blake wrote in the opening of his Auguries of Innocence.

Special needs groups show art in their heart

2014-01-12 10:24:57

An exhibition combining public art, the practice of non-governmental organizations and innovative designs is making its debut in Shanghai Gongyi Xintiandi Park, a newly opened hub for the city's NGOs and social enterprises.

Bangshu art in Suzhou

2014-01-10 11:23:24

A visitor enjoys Cai Yusheng's Bangshu artwork which features thick, heavy brush strokes and big characters, in Suzhou, Jiangsu province, January 9, 2014.

Skyline sculptor

2014-01-09 10:11:45

An architect found that the amazing form of an iconic Beijing building shaped her own career after spending more than a decade as project manager for the CCTV Headquarters.

Year of the Horse porcelain designs

2014-01-08 10:51:52

Jun porcelain figures designed by Chinese craft master Kong Xiangqing has been produced in Yuzhou, Henan province, to celebrate Year of the Horse.

Shaw remembered for his pioneering work in cinema

2014-01-07 13:59:52

Hong Kong media mogul and philanthropist Sir Run Run Shaw passed away peacefully at his home in Hong Kong on January 7, 2014. He was 107.

Liu Ye, Zhao Wei and Alec Su say yes to 'The Panda'

2014-01-07 09:56:55

Liu Ye, Zhao Wei and Alec Su, judges of "China's Got Talent", all said yes to "The Panda", a high-energy song and dance number performed by C4 hosts Rob Hemsley and Stuart Wiggin of

Chronicling the post-1980 generation

2014-01-04 07:40:53

A new book detailing the latest research on the post-1980 generation has given a snapshot of a group under huge financial and social pressures, but who remain optimistic about their future.

Congolese artist sees big picture

2014-01-01 10:24:49

In a Kansas schoolyard in 1979, alone in a crowd of children at play, Theodore Jonas Akonga made a discovery that would determine the course of his adult life.

Putting folk art skills to work

2014-01-01 09:56:39

A decade ago, it seemed the best option for young people like Cai Qun from the mountainous areas of Guizhou province was to head to the cities in search of work.