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Xie Nanxing's work tops Sotheby's sale

2015-12-07 16:00:37

Sotheby's Beijing auction of modern and contemporary Chinese art on Sunday grossed 165 million yuan ($25.8 million).

Xu Jiang's largest show of sunflower works in Shanghai

2015-12-04 08:16:18

With their curled leaves, the artist Xu Jiang's flowers mostly stand firm even in poor weather conditions.

Gabarron's Alhambra sculptures speak loud about cultural integration in Beijing

2015-10-10 16:37:38

In lively colors of green, blue, orange and red, six sculptures of Alhambra Towers by celebrated Spanish artist Cristobal Gabarron are on exhibit in the open square of Beijing's Today Art Museum.

Beijing's largest annual gathering of art galleries kicks off

2015-10-08 15:37:38

Unlike previous expositions, CIGE 2015, not only made the exhibition booth free for exhibitors, but also launched a solo exhibition project for the first time.

Paintings highlighting traditional Chinese villages exhibited in Moscow

2015-10-08 10:56:48

A Chinese painting exhibition that highlights ancient Guizhou villages opened in Moscow's China Cultural Center on October 5.

Visitors enjoy Van Gogh works via multimedia in Hangzhou

2015-10-06 14:38:17

Visitors look at works of Van Gogh displayed through multimedia at a Van Gogh art exhibition in Hangzhou, East China's Zhejiang province, Oct 5, 2015. The exhibition will last until Jan 3, 2016.

12 auctions to be held in Grand Hyatt Hong Kong

2015-10-04 14:00:35

Twelve auctions in 7 categories, such as contemporary Chinese ink and works on paper, Chinese and western wine and so on, will be held in Grand Hyatt Hong Kong from Oct. 5 to 6.

Inside the mind of artist David Diao

2015-09-29 18:06:06

David Diao doesn't care about what people think of his art, but he's open to your criticism for his own gain.Find out more in this exclusive Q&A.

Chinese museums jump on coloring book bandwagon

2015-09-29 16:06:34

Several Chinese museums have jumped on the bandwagon of publishing graphics to color to persuade the country's social media addicts to put down their phones for a while and return to simpler pleasures.

CaoChangdi art zone features noted art critic Yi Ying solo exhibition

2015-09-29 09:27:50

Art critic Yi Ying is displaying more than 50 landscape paintings at the CaoChangdi art zone in Beijing.

Show of young artists at Art Nova in Beijing

2015-09-29 08:16:46

Art Nova 2015, an exhibition for young artists from China and abroad, will be held in Beijing next week.

Chinese music star shines his art exhibition in Madrid

2015-09-28 13:32:59

A solo exhibition displaying Chinese musician Guo Feng's fine art opened up in Madrid China Cultural Center on September 22.

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The 15th Chinese Film Festival in Bangkok and the 2020 China-Thailand Film Exchange Week opens at the China Cultural Center in Bangkok on Oct 25, 2020. [Photo provided to Chinaculture.org]

On Oct 25, the opening ceremony of the 15th Chinese Film Festival in Bangkok and the 2020 China-Thailand Film Exchange Week was held at the China Cultural Center in Bangkok. The event was hosted by the China Cultural Center in Bangkok and received strong support from the Chinese Embassy in Thailand and the Thai Ministry of Culture.

The COVID-19 pandemic doesn't impede the enthusiasm for cultural exchange between China and Thailand. This film festival uses live broadcast to present the opening ceremony and host the "China-Thailand Film Exchange and Cooperation Online Seminar". During the film festival, audiences can use the online platform of the China Cultural Center in Bangkok to watch films online, which greatly increases the global reach of the festival.

Gu Hongxing, director of the China Cultural Center in Bangkok and China Tourism Office in Bangkok, speaks at the opening ceremony. [Photo provided to Chinaculture.org]

Gu Hongxing, director of Bangkok's China Cultural Center and China Tourism Office, said film can not only introduce one's national culture, but also reflect unique social landscapes. Film has become an important part of cultural exchange between countries and enhance mutual understanding among people around the world.


Yang Xin, Chargé d'affaires of the Chinese Embassy in Thailand, speaks at the opening ceremony. [Photo provided to Chinaculture.org]

Yang Xin, Chargé d'affaires of the Chinese Embassy in Thailand, said since the establishment of diplomatic relations between China and Thailand 45 years ago, the mutual trust between the two countries has continued to deepen, economic and trade cooperation has expanded, cultural exchanges have become closer, and all-around cooperation has achieved fruitful results. Both China and Thailand have a vast film market. As a traditional project of cultural exchanges between China and Thailand, the Bangkok Chinese Film Festival has laid a solid foundation for film cooperation between the two countries for 15 years and will add new drive to the promotion of cultural exchanges and cooperation between China and Thailand.

Itthiphol Kunplome, Thailand's minister of culture, speaks at the opening ceremony. [Photo provided to Chinaculture.org]

Thailand's Minister of Culture Itthiphol Kunplome said in his speech the governments and people of Thailand and China have been in constant exchange. Cooperation in various fields has developed steadily, and the film festival is another important event to further promote cultural exchanges between the two countries. The people of the two countries can promote their understanding of the cultures of both sides through films, and promote friendly relations and cooperation in other perspectives.

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