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A Picasso for 100 euros: Draw gives art lovers a rare chance

It is the closest that anyone outside the super rich is ever likely to get to owning a painting by Picasso.
Source: AFP | 2019/11/20 16:13:40

Smart teams with CAT to boost cultural and creative industries

The cultural and creative industries have seen revolutionary development in recent years with the introduction of the latest advanced technology such as VR, 5G and AI.
Source: Global Times | 2019/11/20 11:02:26

Lingnan Museum of Fine Art exhibits works of artist Shen Shubin

A new exhibition at the Lingnan Museum of Fine Art in South China's Guangdon Province, Being in the Heaven, is showcasing the works artist Shen Shubin has created over the last two years.
Source: Global Times | 2019/11/19 18:20:41

Master Xueshan Jingyan brings CHAN paintings to Beijing

Black and white - talented CHAN master Xueshan Jingyan uses black ink and a calligraphy brush to paint chessboards, books, tea and many other items related to people's daily lives on large swathes of blank white paper, conveying the power of life to viewers.
Source: Global Times | 2019/11/18 18:28:39

Remembering the master

A new exhibition featuring about 100 paintings from 70 Chinese artists kicked off at Beijing's Yan Huang Art Museum on Thursday to pay tribute to the late Chinese painter Huang Binhong.
Source: Global Times | 2019/11/18 18:13:40

Beijing Mingsheng Art Museum showcases work of artist Meng Luding

The new show Yuan: Meng Luding at the Beijing Mingsheng Art Museum is one of the largest exhibitions from Chinese artist Meng Luding.
Source: Global Times | 2019/11/18 18:03:40

Young curator's fashion exhibition takes over Sanlitun shopping mall

Victor Ma, a young designer and curator, has transformed a commercial space in Sanlitun into a mini exhibition for his ideas about fashion and illustration.
Source: Global Times | 2019/11/18 18:03:39

Today Art Museum explores three generations of Chinese artists

A new exhibition at the Today Art Museum aims to give the public the opportunity to look at the development and current situation of China's contemporary art by examining the works of three generations of artists.
Source: Global Times | 2019/11/17 15:48:39

Chinese tycoon Stanley Ho donates recovered Qing Dynasty zodiac bronze head to National Museum of China

Nearly 160 years ago, British and French troops razed Beijing's Yuanmingyuan (the Old Summer Palace) to the ground, in the process looting numerous valuable cultural relics, including the bronze heads of 12 large Chinese zodiac statues that were part of a water clock fountain.
Source: Global Times | 2019/11/14 18:11:56

Hunt for Bin Laden

With a model of the Pakistani villa where he lived and a video of former president Barack Obama explaining his hesitancy about approving the raid, a new exhibition details the operation that killed 9/11 mastermind Osama bin Laden.
Source: AFP | 2019/11/14 18:23:41

New exhibition at Parkview Museum Beijing works to build bridge between artists in Asia and Europe

A new exhibition at the Parkview Museum Beijing features works from four artists from countries in Asia and Europe.
Source: Global Times | 2019/11/14 18:23:40

'Cultural hurricane'

Beijing's Red Brick Art Museum is showcasing the art of Britain's leading artist Sarah Lucas with the largest solo exhibition of her work ever held in Asia.
Source: Global Times | 2019/11/13 17:53:41

New NAMOC exhibition highlights Chinese artist Li Hu's career

A new exhibition was held at the National Art Museum of China to mark the 100th birthday of the late Chinese artist Li Hu.
Source: Global Times | 2019/11/13 17:53:40

Computer-generated works set for New York sale

Two paintings up for auction in New York highlight a growing interest in AI-created works - a technique that could transform how art is made and viewed but is also stirring up passionate debate.
Source: AFP | 2019/11/13 17:28:41

Precious stone from China finds home in San Antonio, US

Having traveled thousands of miles, a six-and-a-half-ton Taihu rock from China recently found its new home at San Antonio Museum of Art in the US state of Texas.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/11/12 18:08:41

London pupils shine through Steve McQueen's new artwork

Sitting alongside their teachers, their faces full of hope, mischief and occasional boredom, thousands of London schoolchildren have been immortalized in a new work by British artist Steve McQueen.
Source: AFP | 2019/11/12 18:08:40

Beijing Chengxuan to hold autumn auction in mid-November

The Beijing Chengxuan Auction House will hold its annual autumn auction in mid-November. The auction will feature four sections, including Chinese paintings and calligraphy works, contemporary and modern artworks, and porcelains.
Source: Global Times | 2019/11/12 17:48:40

Chinese painting biennale opens in Changchun, Jilin Province

The first Chinese Freehand Brushwork Oil Painting Biennale kicked off in Changchun, Northeast China's Jilin Province, on Saturday. The biennale includes a series of exhibitions at three museums across the city, competitions for outstanding paintings as well as academic seminars.
Source: Global Times | 2019/11/12 17:43:40