Artist uses 'bamboo brush' for unexpected effects

Artist uses 'bamboo brush' for unexpected effects

2020-07-28

Instead of a pencil, Deng Yu sketches most of his paintings with a "bamboo brush". Inspired by Chinese writing brushes, his brush is made of bamboo twigs, and represents his latest attempt to create unpredictability in splatter effects.[more]
Ministers meet in Beijing to discuss safeguarding ancient civilizations

Ministers meet in Beijing to discuss safeguarding ancient civilizations

2019-12-03

The third Ministerial Meeting of the Ancient Civilizations Forum was held in Beijing from Wednesday to Saturday. It ended with a declaration calling for joint efforts to protect heritage and to enhance cultural dialogue and cooperation.[more]
24 Solar Terms: 7 things you may not know about Minor Snow

24 Solar Terms: 7 things you may not know about Minor Snow

2019-12-03

The traditional Chinese lunar calendar divides the year into 24 solar terms. Minor Snow, (Chinese: 小雪), the 20th solar term of the year, begins this year on Nov 22 and ends on Dec 6.[more]
Millennium-old folk art attracts new following

Millennium-old folk art attracts new following

2019-12-03

Zhong Xinglin made a hard decision in early 2017— to quit working as a local news correspondent for the web edition of the People's Daily in Central China's Hunan province.[more]
Water recovery

Water recovery

2019-12-02

For more than 30 years, local residents have worked hard to restore the ecological balance of Dianchi Lake in Yunnan.At 5 am, on the south bank of Dianchi Lake, with the sky still dark, sexagenarian fisherman, Zhang Kaidi, grabs a quick bite in the k......[more]
Noted thangka painter from China aims to bring peace to world in artistic way

Noted thangka painter from China aims to bring peace to world in artistic way

2019-12-02

After winding up a cultural exchange event recently held at the United Nations headquarters in New York, Nyangbon, a well-known thangka painter from northwest China's Qinghai Province, developed a new thought -- all people across the world should put......[more]
Bob Dylan's visual art makes China debut

Bob Dylan's visual art makes China debut

2019-11-04

Spanning five decades of the legendary musician's career and seven series of works, a Shanghai retrospective marks one of his most comprehensive exhibitions.[more]
Cultural exchange activity featuring Silk Road starts in Rome

Cultural exchange activity featuring Silk Road starts in Rome

2019-11-04

A cultural exchange activity featuring the culture of Silk Road started on Friday in the Italian capital Rome with an artistic performance.[more]
Belt and Road photo show captures humanities and history

Belt and Road photo show captures humanities and history

2019-11-04

Visitors to the Palace Museum's Garden of the Cining Gong (the Hall of Compassion and Tranquility) these days will find themselves stepping into a mini-scale 3D map of the ancient Silk Road.[more]
Photo exhibition shows works by ethnic students

Photo exhibition shows works by ethnic students

2019-11-04

The third Photography Education Program Ethnic Minority Photography Exhibition opened at the China Millennium Monument in Beijing on Saturday and will run through Oct 27.[more]
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