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Chinese artists hold concert in New York to celebrate Mid-Autumn Festival

The Chinese Mid-Autumn festivity filled the air at Steinway Hall in New York City on Saturday as two Chinese artists played traditional Chinese music, ushering in the important traditional family reunion event.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/9/23 9:43:11

'Love Design' special show lights up Wangfujing in Beijing with a troop of King Kongs

Without going to Paris, residents of Beijing can experience the Paris Maison & Objet Fair by visiting the new Love Design special exhibition at Beijing's WF Central.
Source: Global Times | 2018/9/20 18:48:42

'Nice Day' exhibition highlights beauty of French city at China France Cultural Forum in Xi'an

An exhibition highlighting the unique cultural charm and beautiful scenery of the city of Nice in France, Nice Day, was held on Wednesday as part of the third China France Cultural Forum in Xi'an, Northwest China's Shaanxi Province.
Source: Global Times | 2018/9/20 18:48:41

Beijing Design Week expands to capital's Xincheng

A branch venue for the ongoing 2018 Beijing Design Week will hold a series of activities starting on Saturday in the capital's Xincheng district to display the numerous achievements of Chinese designs over the past 40 years of reform and opening-up.
Source: Global Times | 2018/9/19 18:18:42

Western Xia Mausoleums to apply for UNESCO World Heritage status in 2020

After seven years of preparation, the caretakers of the Western Xia Mausoleums in Northwest China are ready to apply for the mausoleums to receive UNESCO World Heritage status.
Source: Global Times | 2018/9/18 18:33:40

Palace Museum hosts exhibition on ancient Greek civilization

The opening ceremony for The Antikythera Shipwreck exhibition kicked off at the Palace Museum on Friday.
Source: Global Times | 2018/9/17 19:00:30

Egypt to turn Tanis archaeological site into open-air museum

Some 130 kilometers away from the Egyptian capital Cairo, work continued to revive the north capital of ancient Egypt, San al-Hagar or Tanis and to turn it into an open-air museum.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/9/17 14:31:18

Tate Britain brings famous British landscapes to the National Art Museum of China

A new exhibition featuring more than 70 landscape paintings from the Tate Britain museum, Landscape of the Mind - Masterpieces from Tate Britain (1700-1980), kicked off at the National Art Museum of China on Wednesday.
Source: Global Times | 2018/9/16 18:13:39

Andreas Mühe holds first solo exhibition at Red Brick Art Museum

Through the lens of German photographer Andreas Mühe, the world seems so peaceful that a wave of calm flows through you upon viewing them. Andreas Mühe: Photography, a new exhibition at the Red Brick Art Museum in Beijing, features more than 60 such works shot by this artist over the past 15 years.
Source: Global Times | 2018/9/13 18:28:41

Chinese artists debut at Saatchi Gallery in London

An exhibition entitled Will to Faith kicked off at the Saatchi Gallery in London on Wednesday to mark the 90th anniversary of the founding of the China Academy of Art (CAA).
Source: Global Times | 2018/9/13 18:23:40

Exhibition in Taiwan highlights Dunhuang's ancient art

An exhibition featuring ancient Buddhist art from Dunhuang, northwest China's Gansu Province, opened in Taipei on Thursday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/9/13 13:59:23

Cultural and creative industries conference kicks off in Beijing

A series of seminars geared toward entrainment shows and IP development is being held at the ongoing Global Cultural & Creative Industries Partner Conference (GCPC) in Beijing.
Source: Global Times | 2018/9/12 18:28:40

First-known David Bowie recording auctioned in Britain

The first-known recording by David Bowie, when he was the 16-year-old singer of a band called The Konrads, sold at auction in Britain on Tuesday for nearly 40,000 pounds ($52,000).
Source: AFP | 2018/9/12 17:58:40

Palace Museum exhibition explores paintings by 'The Four Wangs'

The opening ceremony for the Palace Museum's The Four Wangs painting exhibition kicked off at the Hall of Literary Glory (Wenhua Dian) at the Forbidden City in Beijing on Tuesday.
Source: Global Times | 2018/9/12 16:23:40

CAFA Museum showcases the power of video games in new exhibition

The Central Academy of Fine Arts Museum's (CAFA) latest exhibition, a collaboration between the museum and China's Culture Entertainment Association, focuses on the creative ideas behind today's most popular video games.
Source: Global Times | 2018/9/11 18:28:40

Modern art exhibition at Beijing's Today Art Museum explores traditional Miao ethnic culture

Ancient shamanistic religious practices and traditional silver accessories and embroidery are probably the first things many people think of when talking about China's Miao ethnic group. But what happens when these traditional cultural elements are woven into modern artworks?
Source: Global Times | 2018/9/11 18:18:40

Australian cartoonist under fire for Serena Williams sketch

An Australian cartoonist faced withering criticism on Tuesday for portraying tennis superstar Serena Williams using - what Harry Potter author JK Rowling described as - "racist and sexist tropes."
Source: AFP | 2018/9/11 18:13:39

Palace Museum painting exhibition explores works by the Qing Dynasty masters 'The Four Wangs'

The opening ceremony for the Palace Museum's The Four Wangs painting exhibition kicked off at the Hall of Literary Glory (Wenhua Dian) at the Forbidden City in Beijing on Tuesday.
Source: Global Times | 2018/9/11 17:48:39