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Art Triennale opens in Southwest China to explore countryside culture

The Art Triennale of Jin Ma He River opened on Wednesday in Chengdu, Southwest China's Sichuan Province to explore how to develop the art and culture of the countryside.
Source: Global Times | 2020/1/8 23:51:52

20th Meet in Beijing International Arts Festival opens

The 20th Meet in Beijing International Arts Festival opened Monday with a concert delivered by Chinese and Japanese artists at the National Centre for the Performing Arts.
Source: Xinhua | 2020/1/7 14:53:40

Art exhibition displays infinite creativity of kids

An art exhibition that opened in Beijing on Saturday is giving visitors a look into how young children in China see the future of humanity.
Source: Global Times | 2020/1/6 18:13:41

Duration of being

As part of Beijing Minsheng Art Museum's case study series, a new exhibition featuring Chinese contemporary artist Chen Wenling's recent works created since 2006 offers a rare chance for visitors to see how the magic realism he is well-known for has evolved over the years in his sculptures.
Source: Global Times | 2020/1/6 17:03:40

Thai drama TharnType The Series draws huge fan base in China

Thailand's web drama TharnType The Series has gone viral on Chinese social media and its male stars have gained a lot of Chinese fans thanks to their sweet but sometimes painful stories.
Source: Global Times | 2020/1/2 22:03:40

Palace Museum to celebrate 600th birthday in 2020

Beijing's Palace Museum will celebrate its 600th birthday by holding a series of cultural activities including seminars and forums, exhibitions and charity events in 2020.
Source: Global Times | 2020/1/2 20:44:16

What's trending on China's Twitter-like Sina Weibo on Thursday?

Drama Joy of Life Season One ended in surprise, Yi Yangqianxi was awarded actor with most potential, South Korean entertainers Kim Hee-chui and Hirai Momo publicized their love relationship.
Source: Global Times | 2020/1/2 17:57:29

Artist Kou Kerang showcases calligraphy style in exhibition

Chinese artist Kou Kerang kicked off a new exhibition at Rongbaozhai in Beijing to showcase nearly one hundred calligraphy pieces that he created recently. Kou is well-known for his running style in terms of Chinese calligraphy, which means he has to memorize a lot of things before writing.
Source: Global Times | 2020/1/2 17:18:40

Traditional folklore keeping Egyptian satire heritage alive

In an era of on-screen entertainment, a simple glove puppet named Aragoz still lures Egyptian audiences with comic sketches showing how wit and skill can defeat the thuggish and corrupt.
Source: AFP | 2020/1/2 16:58:41

French chef fails in Michelin lawsuit over lost star

A French court on Tuesday rejected a lawsuit brought by a star chef seeking to force the prestigious Michelin restaurant guide to hand over its reasons for stripping his restaurant of a third star, just a year after he won it.
Source: AFP | 2020/1/1 17:18:40

Renovation showcases art

It was a cinema that accompanied the local people in Fuzhou for decades, many of whom still remember how they started to see their first movies there. Now the old Cangshan Cinema has been renovated into a center of arts. The newly refurbished Yantai Moutain Art Center is expected to hold various art exhibitions. Its opening scene, Xunshan Zaojing, literally meaning "seeking the mountain and creating the atmosphere" has opened its doors to modern art for locals in the capital city of East China's Fujian Province.
Source: Global Times | 2020/1/1 16:58:40

One of Thailand's last Chinese opera troupes lights up Bangkok

An ancient world of swords, and folklore roars to life on the darkened street, offering a momentary escape from the modern-day bustle of Bangkok's unstoppable development.
Source: AFP | 2019/12/30 22:38:04

Chinese fans spend millions celebrating BTS member Kim Tae-hyung's 25th birthday

December 30 is the day before New Year's Eve and also the 25th birthday of Kim Tae-hyung, a member of South Korean boy band BTS, who is also known by his stage name “V.” With over 1.5 million followers on China's Twitter-like Sina Weibo, Baidu Kim Tae-hyung bar, the largest Chinese fan club supporting Kim, claims to have raised over 3.35 million yuan ($480,000) to celebrate their idol's birthday.
Source: Global Times | 2019/12/30 19:39:45

Special exhibition on Chinese pillows held at Changsha Museum, China's Hunan

Special exhibition on Chinese pillows held at Changsha Museum, China's Hunan.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/12/28 20:11:42

Confucius culture exhibition held at National Museum of China

A Confucius statue is exhibited at the National Museum of China in Beijing, capital of China, Dec. 27, 2019. A Confucius culture exhibition was held here on Friday showcasing the formation, development and inheritance of Confucianism.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/12/28 17:36:43

Uruguayan art exhibition opens in Beijing

When discussing Uruguay, the first thing that comes to mind among most Chinese would probably be football or beef, as China buys 60 percent of the South American country's beef exports.
Source: | 2019/12/27 3:52:23

What's trending on China's Twitter-like Sina Weibo on Thursday?

The Untamed Special Edited debuts in Thailand to the envy of Chinese fans, Cai Xukun will take a mentor post on Youth With You, Jackson Wang blooper goes viral
Source: Global Times | 2019/12/26 18:43:40

Leaving one's stamp

Yuan Yishan, a designer and engraver in her late 30s, works for the Postage Stamp Printing Bureau of China Post.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/12/24 16:08:40