Landscapes imbued with poetic mood to be auctioned
Woodworking artisan strengthens cultural ties
Ancient towns span history and the future
World Heritage Day: 10 must-visit archaeological sites in China
Works of art pioneers under the hammer
Dragons captured by photographers' lenses
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Yuju Opera production set for Avignon Festival stage

Three works to be presented at event will highlight discipline and grace of format to international audiences, Cheng Yuezhu reports.


Museum shows its true colors

Exhibition demonstrates long-lasting charm of a particular shade in history, Wang Kaihao reports in Nanjing.

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Tradition of humor is no laughing matter

Comedy film week shows the hard work and creativity that goes into making a mark, Li Yingxue and Wu Yong report in Shenyang.

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Romeo and Juliet imprisoned by love

Matthew Bourne's Romeo and Juliet, a radical modern reinterpretation of the classical love tragedy, is touring China starting with six performances at Shanghai Culture Square from Wednesday to Sunday.

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Sculptor's work takes Chinese culture to the world

Two bronze sculptures of the great Chinese philosophers Confucius and Lao Tzu were recently unveiled at Batlle Park in Montevideo, the capital of Uruguay.


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Listening to the Whisper in Silence, an ongoing exhibition in Shenzhen, Guangdong province, is a display of ink paintings from the collection of Beijing Fine Art Academy, where Yu was deputy director in the 1950s.