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Celebrating Chinese New Year: a new tradition in Europe

Celebrating Spring Festival is such an important tradition for overseas Chinese that government officials from many European countries not only join the locals to celebrate, but also take the occasion as a chance to boost ties with China.
Source: Xinhua | 2020/1/30 13:03:33

How US artist Judy Chicago rocked Paris fashion aged 80

US artist Judy Chicago had a glint in her eye - as well she might - as she posed in front of a giant golden banner embroidered with the legend, "What if women ruled the world?"
Source: AFP | 2020/1/21 17:14:19

Three Kingdoms exhibition to be held in Beijing after popular tour in Japan

A special exhibition about the Three Kingdoms (220-280), the fruit of cooperation between China and Japan, will open on Thursday in Beijing after a tour in Japan that received a warm response.
Source: Global Times | 2020/1/21 10:38:40

'Art and Life' exhibition in Beijing updates traditional temple fairs

In China, it is a tradition to visit temple fairs during the Chinese New Year. From the north to the south, various temple fairs are held throughout the country. In time for this festive period, a new high-tech lifestyle exhibition themed around temple fairs kicked off on Saturday at the Manet Club in Beijing.
Source: Global Times | 2020/1/20 18:23:41

Design competition aims to renew industrial city

The third International Urban Planning and Design Competition is underway in Handan, North China's Hebei Province and is aimed at transforming an old factory to improve the city's appearance.
Source: | 2020/1/20 2:06:06

Style legend Jean-Paul Gaultier retires

French designer Jean-Paul Gaultier shocked the fashion world Friday by saying his next Paris haute couture show will be his last.
Source: AFP | 2020/1/19 17:53:40

Second Beijing Art Summit to explore relationship between art and technology

The second Beijing Art Summit will kick off on March 12, its founder, Wang Yanling, announced on Sunday. He said that the forum will join forces with the Gallery Weekend Beijing, another major event taking place in the capital.
Source: Global Times | 2020/1/19 17:48:40

Cultural inheritor brings centuries-old woodblock

On Pujun South Road in Foshan, South China's Guangdong Province, there's a centuries-old house that sits among the other modern buildings on the road. The house is the only workshop in the city that produces nianhua, colorful woodblock prints.
Source: Global Times | 2020/1/15 17:54:36

The search

Piles of skeletal bodies, the doors to a crematorium, emaciated faces - an AFP photographer documents the full horror of the Nazi extermination camps in the spring of 1945, as he searches for his deported mother.
Source: AFP | 2020/1/14 18:43:40

French-Israeli artist showcases work from residence in Beijing

French-Israeli artist Nathanaëlle Herbelin, winner of the Yishu 8 prize, is holding a new exhibition at the George V Art Center in Beijing this week. The To Become exhibition features a number of paintings created during the artist's two-month stay in Beijing.
Source: Global Times | 2020/1/13 17:58:40

Beijing Book Fair debuts work on Chinese handicrafts

A new book featuring stories about China's craftsmen was released by the Shandong Science and Technology Press at the 2020 Beijing Book Fair on Thursday.
Source: Global Times | 2020/1/12 17:48:40

New exhibition at National Art Museum of China to pay tribute to donors

The National Art Museum of China (NAMOC) will kick off a large-scale exhibition on January 19 to pay tribute to its donors.
Source: Global Times | 2020/1/12 17:43:40

What's on

The Art Triennale of Jinma He River @ Jinma He River
Source: Global Times | 2020/1/12 10:43:39

Changchun ice and snow grand world receives over 100,000 tourists since opening

Changchun ice and snow grand world receives over 100,000 tourists since opening
Source: Xinhua | 2020/1/10 18:20:34

Lunar New Year decorations glisten at Singapore's Gardens by the Bay

With the Lunar New Year just around corner, workers attach shrubs to the Chinese zodiac sculptures, part of the Lunar New Year decorations, at the Singapore's Gardens by the Bay on Thursday.
Source: Xinhua | 2020/1/10 17:59:30

Hong Kong Ocean Park launches "Gala of Lights" multimedia show

The Hong Kong Ocean Park on Thursday launches "Gala of Lights," an integrated night-time entertainment experience. Visitors can enjoy 360-degree water-based multimedia shows featuring flaming jets, original music and stage performances.
Source: Xinhua | 2020/1/10 17:30:13

Charm of domestic vogue

Sun Yong is no night owl, but this winter, the 25-year-old public servant in South China's Guangdong Province traveled to the provincial capital of Guangzhou, joining hundreds of others as they queued through the night outside a downtown shopping mall.
Source: Xinhua | 2020/1/9 20:13:41

'Pre-school Picasso'

Mikail Akar doesn't flinch as the cameras click around him. Born in 2012, the German artistic prodigy has spent half his life in the limelight.
Source: AFP | 2020/1/9 15:38:40