Zhu Ying

Feature Reporter
Every photo tells a story, captures a special memory - Lifestyle in China
Lifestyle

Every photo tells a story, captures a special memory

For 80 years, a Shanghai photography studio has been preserving personal moments for posterity. Its reputation rests on old-fashioned quality, not frills.
Artist and museum join hands in recovering calligraphy treasure - Art & Culture in China
Art & Culture

Artist and museum join hands in recovering calligraphy treasure

The treasure, "Chunhuage Tie," is a collection of the most significant calligraphy rubbings in Chinese history.
The costumes of opera are an intricate art - Art & Culture in China
Art & Culture

The costumes of opera are an intricate art

Shanghai has long been a center for the design and making of exotic clothing that gives traditional Chinese opera its distinction.
'Three Rarities Treasure' almost lost to imperial family's greed - Art & Culture in China
Art & Culture

'Three Rarities Treasure' almost lost to imperial family's greed

The trio, known as "Three Rarities Treasure," were generally considered to be among the most precious remnants in the history of Chinese calligraphy.
Artist who grew up amid mulberry preserves ancient silk painting style - Art & Culture in China
Art & Culture

Artist who grew up amid mulberry preserves ancient silk painting style

Artist Mu Yilin has devoted 40 years to preserving the long-neglected "origin of Chinese painting."
Traditional weigh of shopping offers eco-friendly lesson - Lifestyle in China
Lifestyle

Traditional weigh of shopping offers eco-friendly lesson

Local people call foods sold by weight as lingkao. For Shanghai residents wedded to the past, lingkao is still an indispensable part of their daily lives.

Ancient Chinese encyclopedia survives infernos, robberies - Art & Culture in China
Art & Culture

Ancient Chinese encyclopedia survives infernos, robberies

More than 300 years before the publication of "Encyclopedia Britannica," the oldest English-language encyclopedia, a Chinese version, "Yongle Dadian," was already in existence.
Art so minute you need a magnifying glass - Art & Culture in China
Art & Culture

Art so minute you need a magnifying glass

It's not just the tiny size of Yuan Yao's works that is captivating, but also the ancient philosophy he draws on to give his carvings a spiritual soul. 
Ancient 'Siku Quanshu' a lifetime of page turning Chinese history - Art & Culture in China
Art & Culture

Ancient 'Siku Quanshu' a lifetime of page turning Chinese history

How long would it take to read the "Siku Quanshu?"
Festival drops anchor at city's cruise terminal - Entertainment in China
Entertainment

Festival drops anchor at city's cruise terminal

The 2020 Simple Life Festival will feature a weekend of arts and music at the Shanghai Port International Cruise Terminal.
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