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  • For the love of Africa

    2013-10-03 10:01

    Family and friends think they're mad not to retire, but Li Songshan and Han Rong are busy with an African culture center inspired by a lifetime in Tanzania and a collection of Makonde carvings.

  • Russian ballet dancers perform Anna Karenina in Tianjin

    2013-10-01 11:33

    Dancers from Russia's Mariinsky Theatre perform ballet Anna Karenina at the Tianjin Grand Theatre in Tianjin.

  • China artist goes local in London

    2013-09-30 13:27

    One of China's best known artists, Liu Xiaodong, headed down to the pub for inspiration for his first London show.

  • Int'l Sand Sculpture Exhibition kicks off

    2013-09-30 09:09

    China Zhoushan International Sand Sculpture Exhibition kicked off at the Nansha Scenic Area in Zhoushan, Zhejiang province on Sept 28, 2013.

  • Though known for horses, painter has broader range

    2013-09-29 09:00

    The works of Qi Hong, a Chinese painter who grew up on horseback, have more to say with their distinctive combination of Eastern and Western styles.

  • Christie's holds inaugural auction

    2013-09-27 10:33

    Christie's announced its official entry to the Chinese mainland with an inaugural auction on Thursday night that earned 153 million yuan.

  • Inside story - from factory to cultural hub

    2013-09-27 10:27

    The concrete structures of the 798 Art Zone in northeastern Beijing stem from the North China Radio Equipment Joint Factory built with help from East Germany in the 1950s.

  • The flowing colors of 798 art district

    2013-09-27 10:23

    Most of the old factories in Dashanzi area have disappeared. The zone was transformed with the arrival of artists around 10 years ago.

  • East meets West in vibrant paintings

    2013-09-27 07:09

    Symbols, lines and blue and rose hues are seen in all of Chinese artist Hong Ming's paintings. It reminds people of the Spanish master Pablo Picasso.

  • Outdoor attraction

    2013-09-27 01:54

    The ongoing large-scale outdoor show, Attraction, at Beijing National Stadium combines music, dance, acrobatics and technology.

  • Lv garden

    2013-09-26 16:14

    Lv garden

  • Gunpowder drawing created for auction

    2013-09-26 15:05

    Inspired by his hometown's past, as well as its present, Quanzhou artist Cai Guoqiang created a gunpowder drawing on paper on a live show in Shanghai on Wednesday.