Window dressing offers a look into Xuhui’s history

DEPARTMENT stores in Xujiahui area are more than just a place for shopping and dining. Here you can find light installations, handicrafts and performance art in a store corner or in a window display. ...

December 16, 2017, Saturday

Pioneering an art movement

BORN in Shanghai in 1973, Su Bing first opened a studio in 2003 at M50 (50 Moganshan Road), an art hub for independent artists from home and abroad. As a curator, he has been working in several crossover ...

December 16, 2017, Saturday

Comforting art and culture in Xujiahui commercial circle

XUHUI District’s initiative to integrate and promote art within the commercial community has been hailed as an overwhelming success. Art exhibitions and cultural events have been regularly held within ...

December 16, 2017, Saturday

Creating dialogues through poetry to build a better world

THE curtain was finally down this week on the 2nd International Poetry Festival, entitled “Sleepless Shanghai,” and it was hailed a success by all those who attended the event. A cruise liner, which sailed ...

October 14, 2017, Saturday

Bard of Arabia is an Adonis of literature

BORN in Syria in 1930, Ali Ahmad Said Esbar (right), or better known for his pen name Adonis, is one of the most celebrated poets in the Arabic-speaking world. His poems have earned international acclaims, ...

October 14, 2017, Saturday

These books are made for reading — and walking

LIVING in the age of information technology, social media and everything at your fingertips on a mobile phone, it’s hard to imagine that sitting down with a good book was once a way of entertaining yourself. ...

September 2, 2017, Saturday

Commemorating one of China’s greatest writers

“I have always yearned to see pure, young souls and I will never forget them all my life,” Chinese literary master Ba Jin once said. This is just one epigram from hundreds penned by the legendary 20th-century ...

September 2, 2017, Saturday

A reading list that crosses cultures

BOASTING an abundant of art centers, celebrities’ residences, historical buildings, modern museums, as well as bookstores and libraries, Xuhui District is widely known as a cultural hub. To adapt to new ...

September 2, 2017, Saturday

Striking the bell to ring in happy new year

ONE of the biggest New Year's Eve attractions is striking the big bronze bell at Longhua Temple to leave bad karma behind and wish for luck, prosperity and happiness in the New Year. A big party with fireworks......

December 29, 2012, Saturday


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