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  • Sunflower weighed down with history

    2013-05-20 15:20

    It's the first time the German Corner, a landmark of Koblenz, has hosted an art exhibition and Chinese artist Xu Jiang has brought his show Re-Generation to the city, rebuilt from ruins after World War II.

  • Wuzhen dares to dream big

    2013-05-20 14:31

    A new theater festival, set in an unlikely locale, has attracted not only old pros and budding talents, but ordinary arts lovers and common people.

  • Art legend made white the new black

    2013-05-20 11:23

    When the wind blew into his studio in 1963 and flipped one of his sketches over onto the floor, it turned a new page for Liu Kuo-sung's painting career.

  • Metro station music to Shanghai's ears

    2013-05-20 11:00

    People's Square attracts audiences that are both keen and curious. It could be a jazz piano solo, a classical sonata or traditional Chinese bamboo flute music.

  • Drawing-room sensation

    2013-05-20 10:45

    It was an hour that changed Chen Weidong's life - and the fate of China's comics industry.Christie's makes history with spring auction

  • Haven of Literature

    2013-05-20 09:38

    The Orchid Pavilion is famous for A Preface to the Orchid Pavilion Poems, written by Wang Xishi. Today, it remains a popular venue for festivals celebrating the art of fine calligraphy.

  • Museum mason

    2013-05-20 00:45

    An eccentric tycoon has founded one of the country's largest private museums with the only halls dedicated to the 'cultural revolution' (1966-76) and Kuomintang.

  • Art beat (May 17-June 1)

    2013-05-17 16:30

    Culture events in Beijing, Shanghai and Guangzhou during May 17-June 1.

  • Indian music a universal language

    2013-05-17 14:20

    Jayashri recently completed a six-show tour of China, and was warmly welcomed everywhere she went, in Shanghai, Hangzhou, Shenzhen and Beijing.

  • Veteran American soprano sings China's praises

    2013-05-17 14:19

    Soprano Renee Fleming, acclaimed as "America's most beautiful voice", will debut in Guangzhou on Friday, after a successful showcase in Beijing last Sunday, as part of the Meet in Beijing Arts Festival.

  • Jingmilu: Beijing's graffiti gallery

    2013-05-17 13:55

    Most metropolitan cities throughout the world have at least one wall that represents its graffiti talent.

  • Christie's makes history with spring auction

    2013-05-17 11:17

    The spring auctions ended on a record-shattering high as Christie's contemporary art sale achieved the highest - $495 million - in the history of art auctions.