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UCCA exhibition holds largest showcase of Pablo Picasso's early works in China


Around the world, Pablo Picasso is considered a genius of the art world. However, how he achieved such a status is not widely known, especially in China, where there are ...

Industry vets discuss key to movie marketing at Shanghai International Film Festival

A movie salon discussing "How to boost movie reviews and improve box-office performance" was held at the Shanghai International Film Festival on Saturday. Alibaba Pictures' Senior Vice President Li Jie and the founders and CEOs of several film companies took part in the event and shared their views on film distribution and marketing in China.
Source: Global Times | 2019/6/17 17:53:39

France's World Music Day celebration kicks off in Beijing

On a scorching Saturday afternoon, people lined up despite the heat to wait patiently to enter a free live performance at Beijing's Culture and Creative Park. The crowd gathered at a party area composed of red-brick buildings was rather diverse, young and old, Chinese and foreigners. They were all in attendance for one reason: the Fete de la Musique.
Source: Global Times | 2019/6/17 17:48:40

Latest 'Men in Black' leads box office

Men in Black: International led the North American box office over the weekend, but the new sci-fi comedy was not as far into the black as Sony would have liked, taking in an estimated $28.5 million, industry watcher Exhibitor Relations reported.
Source: AFP | 2019/6/17 16:42:56

Broadway musical 'The Wizard of Oz' makes debut at Tianqiao Performing Arts Center

Original Broadway musical The Wizard of Oz debuted at Beijing Tianqiao Performing Arts Center on Thursday.
Source: Global Times | 2019/6/17 16:38:39

Song contest for overseas Chinese held in Houston

A singing contest of Chinese songs for overseas Chinese was held Saturday in Houston, the fourth largest city in the US.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/6/17 16:33:03

Czech banjos, mandolins win over US bluegrass stars

Star banjo player Ned Luberecki sits back in an armchair at a Prague music hall, contemplates the instrument he's holding, then gently begins strumming.
Source: AFP | 2019/6/17 16:33:02

UCCA exhibition holds largest showcase of Pablo Picasso's early works in China

Around the world, Pablo Picasso is considered a genius of the art world. However, how he achieved such a status is not widely known, especially in China, where there are not many chances to appreciate his works in person.
Source: Global Times | 2019/6/16 18:04:54

Remembering Paul Andreu

An exhibition that kicked off on Saturday at Beijing's Central Academy of Fine Arts pays tribute to the art career of renowned late French architect designer Paul Andreu.
Source: Global Times | 2019/6/16 17:43:39

Youth from around the world share their stories about China

The finals for a speech contest themed "Telling Good Stories with China - The World's Youth Speak about a Community with Shared Future for Mankind" was held at the Beijing Language and Culture University on Friday, a move to deepen cultural communication between China and other countries.
Source: Global Times | 2019/6/16 17:38:39

Nation-wide arts festival to enrich children's summer vacation

A press conference for the Open the Door to Arts - Summer Arts Festival 2019 was held on Wednesday at the Forbidden City Concert Hall in Beijing. According to the organizers, the festival will bring more than 100 performances to theaters around China for children to enjoy during summer vacation.
Source: Global Times | 2019/6/16 17:33:39

Foreign ambassadors visit Wu Weishan's 'Sculpting the Souls' exhibition

Sculpting the Souls, an exhibition of Chinese artist Wu Weishan's sculptures, is currently on show at the National Museum of China.
Source: Global Times | 2019/6/16 17:28:39

Japan's anime faces challenges even as its popularity soars

Japan's booming animation industry is in crisis - with low pay, long hours and a huge shortage of artists - just as its global popularity has never been higher.
Source: AFP | 2019/6/16 16:28:39

China Tourism and Culture Week kicks off in Toronto

The China Tourism and Culture Week kicked off in Toronto Saturday to showcase China's landscapes, culture and food, attracting hundreds of visitors.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/6/16 10:45:56