Art and Culture


Art Space reveals festival itinerary for carousel of magic, music, dance

THE 21st China Shanghai International Arts Festival has announced performances for its Art Space section. As one of the core sections of the annual festival, Art Space encourages every district to showcase ...

September 28, 2019, Saturday


Artist lights candle on storytelling folk art

YANG Yun, 60, wearing a black velvet cheongsam, sings a song on stage telling a traditional Chinese love story accompanied by drumbeats, while holding a delicate candlestick with three lit red candles ...

September 28, 2019, Saturday


Tara’s ecological ‘Deep Blue’ sea expedition

IF you’re a fan of art and a lover of the sea then you might want to get your toes wet at a new oceanic themed exhibition. “Deep Blue: A Tribute to Tara,” currently running at the Galerie Du Monteil Shanghai ...

September 28, 2019, Saturday


The beauty of the imperfect and incomplete

THOUSANDS of porcelain fragments weighing more than 2 tons are stored in the home of 76-year-old antique lover Yang Jinmei. She doesn’t buy them. She scavenges for the pieces at construction sites and ...

September 28, 2019, Saturday


Shanghai: An unexpected city where Communist Party of China was born

SHANGHAI is China’s financial center, a place where companies from around the country and around the globe meet to do business. At first thought, it might seem an unlikely place to witness the official ...

September 21, 2019, Saturday


‘The Last Sunset’ finds artist at war with contemporary art world

NI Youyu’s artwork often evokes a spatial and temporal illusion which makes it hard to guess the age of the artist or the age of his works. You’ll get the same feeling when you come to his latest exhibition ...

September 21, 2019, Saturday


‘Milky Way’ a star attraction at Christie’s

CHRISTIE’S 2019 Shanghai autumn auction kicks off today at the Peninsula Hotel, where an array of high-profile artworks, created by internationally acclaimed and emerging artists, will go under hammer. ...

September 21, 2019, Saturday


Peking Opera tradition, evolution, innovation

AFTER 100 years of prosperity Peking Opera has faced several historical hurdles but arguably its biggest obstacle has been to revitalize and attract a younger audience with each passing generation. Peking ...

September 21, 2019, Saturday


China contemporary drama goes abroad

LIU Xia, executive producer of the new stage show “The Tune of Water,” admits to feelings of trepidation before setting off for this year’s Avignon Festival in France. The show, inspired by the Miao ethnic ...

September 21, 2019, Saturday


Enamel vase is highlight of auction series

A myriad of Chinese ceramics, paintings and contemporary art will go under the hammer at the Sotheby’s autumn auctions series in Hong Kong. A highlight will be the sale of a Beijing-Enamelled Pouch-Shaped ...

September 7, 2019, Saturday




 

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