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  • Western eye, Eastern gods

    2013-06-03 17:35

    Gods and goddesses from Greek mythology are often represented in Western art, but American-Australian artist David Jay Reed is more interested in the gods from Chinese folk legends and Buddhism.

  • Concierge service in the city of art

    2013-06-03 17:35

    "There is but one Paris," said Vincent van Gogh, and the Dutch master artist was but one of countless millions of visitors who have over the centuries been drawn by art to the French capital.

  • Paintings reflect artist's exploration about social changes

    2013-06-03 17:25

    A quiet artist, Wang Xing-wei has been fascinated with paintings since he was a child.

  • Art owned by T.S. Eliot's wife on sale

    2013-06-03 14:14

    A multimillion-dollar trove of works by artists including J.M.W. Turner, Francis Bacon, Lucian Freud and Winston Churchill that were owned by poet T.S. Eliot's widow will be sold in London later this year.

  • Nations linked by dance

    2013-06-03 13:55

    Although Dai Ailian, the Trinidad-born doyenne of dance in China, passed away seven years ago, her spirit of exploring dance from different cultures continues.

  • Art of love

    2013-06-03 10:02

    It was love at first sight for African Neneh Ada Yang and her Chinese husband Yang Yan. They share the same passion for painting and have jointly exhibited their works.

  • Inspiration from out of this world

    2013-06-03 08:11

    When television showed the life in the Shenzhou VI manned spacecraft in 2005, Jiao Xuefeng was amazed to see an astronaut playing a puzzle game featuring facial makeup of Peking Opera, a work of his father.

  • Fresh-faced art

    2013-06-03 00:53

    It's a traditional Chinese art, but the facial makeup of Peking Opera is finding a modern renaissance with the magical touch of Jiao Yingming.

  • Exhibition of Meneghetti's paintings kicks off in Wuhan

    2013-05-31 16:34

    An exhibition of Meneghetti's paintings kicked off at the provincial museum here on Thursday.

  • Body painting contest held in E China's Nanjing

    2013-05-31 16:28

    A body painting contest was held in China's Nanjing.

  • Art beat (June 1-9)

    2013-05-31 14:37

    Some culture shows in Beijing during June 1-June 9.

  • No longer unseen voices at Venice Biennale

    2013-05-31 08:35

    China will present its largest collateral exhibition with the most participating artists at Italy's 55th Venice Biennale.