Dalian Wanda Group, a real estate and entertainment conglomerate in China, snapped up a Picasso painting for $28.22 million, more than double its estimated price
Shanghai's pilot free trade zone is being eyed by global arts companies as an entry point into the lucrative Chinese market. Shi Jing and Zhang Kun report in Shanghai.
A group of photos taken by Chinese photographer Xu Ruixing who specializes in portrait photography shows life of Tibetan monks who seem so mysterious to people outside the region.
The China Artists Association presented an exhibition titled Ink - Chinese Dream at the National Arts Club in New York City.
Visitors enjoy metal artwork displayed during the third International Metal Art Exhibition at China Centennial Altar, in Beijing, capital of China, Nov 4, 2013.
Kong Minghui, an inheritor of the paper-tearing calligraphy art, demonstrates his techniques to visitors in Lujiang county, Anhui province, November 3, 2013.
An activity of street art was held in Shenzhen, South China's Guangdong province, Nov 2, 2013.
Jean-Luc Martinez, director of the Louvre, came to the National Museum of China in Beijing with Mediterranean art collections for the first time ever.
Wang Keping says he didn't aspire to become an acclaimed artist. He just wanted a tape player.
Acclaimed sculptor Liu Yonggang's most famous art series, The Standing Characters, is on display at the Four Seasons hotel under the theme "Love Hug". The works are brought into the visitors' vision while being naturally placed in meticulously chosen corners of the hotel lobby.
The Shanghai Dramatic Arts Center has combined environmentalism with the fun of the theater. "We are the first zero-emission theater in China," says Yu Rongjun, vice-manager of SDAC.
Visitors view art pieces at an exhibition of the excellent art works of 2013 college graduates in Hangzhou, Nov 1, 2013.