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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 ...

"Men in Black: International" leads Chinese mainland box office

"Men in Black: International," a spin-off of the classic "Men in Black" sci-fi film series, led the Chinese mainland box office Friday with strong first-day performance, the China Movie Data Information Network said Saturday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/6/15 14:35:45

New "Men in Black" film hits Chinese screens

"Men in Black: International," a spin-off of the classic "Men in Black" (MIB) sci-fi film series, hit the Chinese mainland screens on Friday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/6/15 14:17:46

Visitors to enjoy immersive experience of Van Gogh's paintings in Beijing

An exhibition offering viewers immersive experience of Vincent van Gogh's famous paintings will open to the public from June 22 to Sept. 22 at the National Museum of China in Beijing.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/6/14 13:24:39

"My Best Summer" continues leading daily box office

"My Best Summer," a domestically made romance film, continued to lead the Chinese mainland box office Thursday, the China Movie Data Information Network said Friday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/6/14 13:20:58

Chinese opera staged in Kyrgyz capital helps boost bilateral ties

A Chinese opera staged in the Kyrgyz capital reviving a heroic epic shared by the two neighbors highlights a common wish to enhance the understanding between the two peoples and boost bilateral ties.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/6/14 8:18:16

Popular Chinese singer Wang Yuan appears on state media after apologizing for smoking indoors

A month after being caught smoking at a Beijing restaurant, Chinese teenage heartthrob Roy Wang (Wang Yuan) re-emerged by making a brief appearance on China Central Television's (CCTV) flagship evening news Wednesday.
Source: Global Times | 2019/6/13 23:58:40

Tom Holland heads to Beijing to promote new 'Spider-Man' film

On Tuesday afternoon, hundreds of superhero fans lined up to get a glimpse of Spider-Man actor Tom Holland at a promotional event in Beijing for Marvel's upcoming film Spider-Man: Far From Home.
Source: Global Times | 2019/6/13 18:33:40

Chinese Nobel laureate Mo Yan awarded Oxford honorary fellowship

Two contemporary Chinese writers Su Tong and Yu Hua were invited to work as writers in residence for the international writing center.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/6/13 18:23:41

Cambridge exhibition remembers first panda to UK

A panda-themed exhibition is being held at the Cam Rivers Arts Center in Cambridge from June 6 to Sunday.
Source: Global Times | 2019/6/13 18:18:42

Chinese stage designer wins in best lighting at Prague Quadrennial

At the ongoing 14th Prague Quadrennial of Performance Design and Space, Chinese stage designer Zhou Zhengping won the Award of Best Lighting Design with his work on Yue Opera Peach Blossom Fan.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/6/13 18:13:41

Lisbon fetes 'saint of love' with free weddings

It is Lisbon's wedding of the year. Crowds gather at the cathedral, hoping to catch a glimpse of the newlyweds as cameras lie in wait.
Source: AFP | 2019/6/13 17:38:40

Music culture in Southwest China promotes ethnic tourism

In front of a giant wooden drum, Che Jie sprays wine and rice amid a group of mysterious dancers donning red, white and black clothes. He whispers some bizarre words and performs a special ritual as eerie, dramatic music featuring drums and gongs blasts out from behind a pillar covered by smiling oxheads.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/6/13 17:28:40

Neeson explains race outburst to 'MIB' co-star

Men in Black actress Tessa Thompson said she "appreciates the bravery" of her co-star Liam Neeson in facing up to his racist feelings in the past, as the film was released on Wednesday.
Source: AFP | 2019/6/13 17:03:41