Culture
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This book includes 445 works carefully selected from tens of thousands of photos taken by 80-year-old Chinese photographer Weng Naiqiang, who vividly captured the great changes in Chinese social li...
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Hardly Child’s Play

95 Years Old Chinese movies for children appeared alongside the emergence of modern children’s literature in the country. During the New Culture Movement between 1915 and 1923, ...
16.06.2017 — 454 views
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Cutting Out Space in Public Art

So few Chinese art enthusiasts know anything about Israeli art that David Gerstein, one of Israel’s most influential artists, has taken it upon himself to serve as a messenger b...
02.05.2017 — 368 views
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Yesterday’s Youth: Middle-school Students in the 1980s

For China, the 1980s was an era of many new introductions and concepts. During the decade, well-known photographer Ren Shulin visited many middle schools in Beijing to observe c...
14.02.2017 — 593 views
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Hidden Tibetan Buddhism in the Palace Museum

The Palace Museum (Forbidden City), an imperial palace of the Ming (1368-1644) and Qing (1644-1911) dynasties, is considered the pinnacle of Chinese palace architecture.
14.02.2017 — 347 views
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14.02.2017 — 336 views

Mariinsky’s China Month


Shanghai embraced one of Russia’s greatest operas on October 18, 2016, when Valery Gergieve, considered an “Arts Tsar,” staged the classic Queen of Spades, a masterpiece of the Mariinsky Theater, at the Shanghai Grand Theater.
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Today’s Documents: More Choices

The exhibition invited 50 artists from different countries including China, Mexico, Spain, Brazil, India, Russia, South Africa and South Korea.
01.02.2017 — 269 views
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Book of Time: Yu Shicun on the 24 Solar Terms

On November 30, 2016, China’s 24 Solar Terms, a knowledge system to measure time developed by Chinese ancestors upon observations of solar movement, was included on the 2016 Rep...
01.01.2017 — 271 views
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“Preserving Tradition Wherever Possible” -- Interview with Zhang Zhenyan

Interview with Zhang Zhenyan who created the Imperial Guard Boutique Hotel from an old, dilapidated memorial temple.
01.12.2016 — 270 views
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Rebranding the Past: Groundbreaking Cultural Experiment in China’s Ancient Villages

Historical records show that 289 years ago, during the reign of Emperor Yongzheng of the Qing Dynasty (1644-1911), Pingshan native Shu Lian saved the emperor’s life and was awar...
01.12.2016 — 258 views

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