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Beijing Minsheng Art Museum showcases work of artist Guan Yong

Young Chinese artist Guan Yong is showcasing his latest works of the last five years at the Beijing Minsheng Art Museum as part of the museum's Young Artist series.
Source: Global Times | 2017/11/6 18:43:39

Highlights of wedding expo in Budapest, Hungary

Models present wedding dresses and suits during a wedding expo in Budapest, Hungary, on Nov. 4, 2017.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/11/5 9:55:48

Dual exhibitions lift veil on Nazi-era art hoard

Hundreds of artworks from a spectacular collection hoarded by the son of a Nazi-era dealer will be shown for the first time since World War II in parallel exhibitions in Switzerland and Germany starting Thursday.
Source: AFP | 2017/11/2 16:33:39

Outrage after Kyrgyzstan reburies its only ancient mummy

Scientists have called for Kyrgyzstan's only mummy to be immediately dug back up after the 1,500-year-old relic was taken from a museum and hastily reburied on the eve of a presidential election in a decision celebrated by self-professed psychics.
Source: AFP | 2017/11/1 17:43:39

New exhibition at the Beijing Minsheng Art Museum looks at the evolution of Chinese artist Fang Lijun's art career

Fang Lijun is a name that can't be ignored when discussing China's contemporary art history.
Source: Global Times | 2017/11/1 17:38:39

China’s famed Terracotta Warriors to awe museum-goers in Virginia, Ohio

China's famed Terracotta Warriors will go on display in a rare exhibition to be hosted by two US museums.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/11/1 17:33:40

Hastings Pier scoops UK’s top architecture prize – 2017 Stirling Prize

A pier rebuilt after a devastating fire in a town famed for one of England's most famous battles won the most coveted prize in British architecture Tuesday night.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/11/1 17:18:39

Chinese painter Cai Guo-Qiang exhibits his gunpowder drawings in Madrid

Chinese contemporary painter Cai Guo-Qiang has brought his drawings featured with the use of gunpowder to an exhibition at the Museo del Prado in Madrid, the capital of Spain.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/11/1 7:37:38

More than 7,000 women denounce sexual harassment in art world

Cindy Sherman, Laurie Anderson and Jenny Holzer joined more than 7,000 women, including some of the biggest names in art, to denounce sexual harassment by people who hold positions of power in their milieu.
Source: AFP | 2017/10/31 17:48:40

‘From Barcelona’ comes to Feefan’s Art Gallery in Beijing

A global exhibition featuring works from the Royal Artistic Circle of Barcelona collection opened at Beijing's Feefan's Art Gallery on Monday.
Source: Global Times | 2017/10/31 17:43:39

China's famed Terracotta Warriors to awe museum-goers in select US states

China's famed "Terracotta Warriors" will go on display in a rare exhibition to be hosted by two US museums.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/10/31 14:56:11

Ancient pharaonic influences on display at Egyptian art exhibition

Paintings by top Egyptian artists shared wall space with hieroglyphs and Pharaonic relics at Cairo's Egyptian Museum this week in an exhibition highlighting ancient influences on contemporary art.
Source: AFP | 2017/10/30 17:13:39

Tibet Museum begins new $100 million expansion project

Building work started Saturday to expand the Tibet Museum in Lhasa, capital of Southwest China’s Tibet Autonomous Region.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/10/29 17:08:39

Two treasures from the Shanghai Museum go on display at the Athens Acropolis Museum

Two treasures from the Shanghai Museum were put on display on Friday at the Athens Acropolis Museum for an exhibition which will last until April 30, 2018.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/10/29 17:03:39

Two treasures from Shanghai Museum exhibited at Athens Acropolis Museum

Two treasures from Shanghai Museum were put on display on Friday at the Athens Acropolis Museum for an exhibition which will last until April 30, 2018.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/10/29 10:47:04

Rare mural paintings found in ruins of ancient Tibetan temple

Archeologists have discovered mural paintings dating back 800 years among ruins of a Tibetan temple in the city of Shannan, Southwest China's Tibet Autonomous Region.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/10/26 16:13:39

Artwork that rocks

Septuagenarian Wen Renshou creates imaginative art using pebbles he finds while on walks in Shenyang, capital of Northeast China's Liaoning Province. Over the past 16 years, Wen has produced 1,000 artworks. Using the stones as-found, Wen creates works inspired by their natural shapes.
Source: Globaltimes.cn-VCG | 2017/10/25 19:08:43

Baidu to launch the world’s first digital museum dedicated to Spanish architect Antoni Gaudí

Interested in examining every brick and curve of Spanish architect Antoni Gaudí's Sagrada Família church and Casa Milà building without actually flying to Spain? The launch of the first ever Gaudí online museum may soon make this a reality.
Source: Global Times | 2017/10/25 17:33:39