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  • Penghao's passion play

    2013-07-10 10:58

    Dentist Wang Xiang made his money fixing teeth but his true love is bringing independent theater to the masses.

  • Subway stations stop human with art pieces

    2013-07-10 10:29

    While commuters often rush at subway stations, several murals along the corridor of one of Beijing's busiest subway intersections have slowed down or stopped the steps of many.

  • Silent sounds of cross cultural art

    2013-07-09 15:00

    Li Chevalier is staging a 10-day visual symphony at the National Center for the Performing Arts, with silent violins playing a Chinese theme.

  • Eye-catching bodypainting

    2013-07-09 09:47

    The World Bodypainting Festival was held in Portschach, Austria, July 6, 2013, one day before the closure of the 7-day festival.

  • Han Meilin museum opens in Beijing

    2013-07-08 15:12

    The southern section of the Han Meilin Art Museum opened in Beijing recently, making it one of the largest personal art museums in China.

  • Museum presents insights into landscapes

    2013-07-08 14:24

    Mountains and water are the key images for the inaugural exhibition at Shanghai Himalayas Museum, which celebrated the grand opening of its new site on June 15.

  • Painter masters the art of drawing squirrels

    2013-07-08 10:44

    Zhu Yingren, an 83-year-old painter in Hangzhou, has spent decades observing the cute creatures in West Lake of Hangzhou and portrayed them vividly on hundreds of paintings.

  • Shaolin martial arts performed in Taiyuan

    2013-07-08 10:03

    Performers of the Yandong Shaolin Kungfu troupe show their kung fu during a performance held at the Worker's Cultural Palace, Taiyuan, capital of North China's Shanxi province, July 6, 2013.

  • Antiques at auction

    2013-07-05 17:59

    Beijing Inshine International Auction will preview 58 lots of Chinese ink paintings and porcelain that will go under the hammer in its spring sales.

  • Yang Liping's final dance 'The Peacock'

    2013-07-05 15:59

    Chinese famous choreographer Yang Liping performs in her final dance drama "The Peacock" in Nanjing, capital of East China's Jiangsu province, July 4, 2013.

  • Art beat (July 5-18)

    2013-07-05 09:36

    The latest update of art activities in Beijing and Shanghai

  • Art from between the divide

    2013-07-05 09:05

    As a young Chinese artist influenced by her homeland's and Western culture, Han Mengyun doesn't believe in pigeonholes and strives to defy narrow definitions in her own work.