Chinese lantern exhibition held in Brussels
China celebrates birthday of 'God of Wealth'
Mask craftsmen keep ancient Nuo Opera alive
Lantern show held in Hebei province to welcome Chinese New Year
Fifth Dingsheng Royal Lantern Fair dazzles Chengde
National Snowfield Motorbike Championship concludes

Students in Wellington learn dragon, lion dances

The Confucius Class of the Wellington East Girls' School held a special activity Feb 16 to teach students dragon and lion dances.

NBA's Minnesota Timberwolves celebrate Chinese New Year

On Feb 13, the Minnesota Timberwolves held a "Happy Chinese New Year" celebration in conjunction with their National Basketball Association league game against the Houston Rockets at Target Center.

Young Chinese artists bring New Year greetings to Britain

An art troupe from China, Little Red Flower, gave a performance in Preston, Britain on Feb 20. Mayor of Preston Brian Rollo and his wife attended the event, along with 700 locals.

Film portrays prolific village painter

A documentary that tells the story of Chinese artists in Shenzhen, Guangdong province, who paint perfect copies of great Western works of art, will be shown at the British Film Institute in London on Saturday, in celebration of Chinese New Year.

Temple fair opens in Hohhot

A large number of visitors are attending the Dazhao Temple Fair in Hohhot, capital of North China's Inner Mongolia autonomous region.


Murals depicting Dunhuang's cultural legacy

An ongoing exhibition at the National Museum of China features a selection of reproductions of Dunhuang murals by the late Zhang Daqian, the maestro of traditional Chinese ink-brush painting. Zhang lived in Dunhuang for nearly three years in the early 1940s, copying murals at the Mogao and Yulin grottoes.