Swan Lake's hidden depths
Wu Guanzhong's works donated to Tsinghua in centennial commemoration
Ode to Yuan Dynasty's performing arts
Chinese folk music enchants San Francisco
Artifacts showcasing Chinese American history donated to Beijing museum
Lotus flowers in China add color to summer

Overseas tourism promotion key to Chinese cities 'going out'

Chinese cities have been fully geared in recent years to promote their unique local culture overseas through diverse cultural activities, such as exhibitions and performances.

Liangzhu artifacts on show at Palace Museum

Ten days after the Archaeological Ruins of Liangzhu City were inscribed on the UNESCO World Heritage list, the Palace Museum in Beijing has opened an exhibition displaying 255 artifacts nationwide related to Liangzhu on July 16.

Cave man, from afar

In 1987, Neil Schmid, then an undergraduate studying Chinese language at Georgetown University in Washington DC, traveled to Dunhuang, Gansu province, for the first time.

All in a day's work

Tang Dynasty thriller draws comparisons with US action drama 24 for its daylong timeline, suspenseful plot and high production values, Cheng Yuezhu reports.

Preservation of culture in capital is key

Beijing's downtown area is speeding up the preservation of immovable cultural relics as part of a campaign to better protect and utilize the city's cultural heritage amid rapid urbanization, a senior official in the capital said last week.