Zhu Ying

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Fujian silk map an ancient jewel - Art & Culture in China
Art & Culture

Fujian silk map an ancient jewel

A silk map of Fujian Province in the Qing Dynasty (1644-1911) is one of the wonders of the National Library of China in Beijing. 
Fallen leaves turn over a new leaf in creative artworks - Art & Culture in China
Art & Culture

Fallen leaves turn over a new leaf in creative artworks

Who could imagine that the leaves we crunch underfoot every autumn might be the stuff of intricate art? One artist sees a leaf falling from a gingko tree and imagines a butterfly.
Fresco opens window into past - Art & Culture in China
Art & Culture

Fresco opens window into past

A fresco discovered in a tomb in Wangguo Village, in Taiyuan of Shanxi Province, has opened an intriguing window into the history of the Northern Qi Dynasty (AD 550-577).
Keeping the 'eyes on the street' wide open - Lifestyle in China
Lifestyle

Keeping the 'eyes on the street' wide open

A secondhand bookstore out of a small, shabby building in Yangpu District gives residents a sense of mutual connection.
When the chirping stops, a market croaks - Lifestyle in China
Lifestyle

When the chirping stops, a market croaks

The Wanshang flower and bird market is best known by lovers of "exotic" pets. It will close from next month after operating for more than 20 years in the city.
Mural shows early form of golf - Art & Culture in China
Art & Culture

Mural shows early form of golf

"It turns out that the Chinese have played golf since the Yuan Dynasty (1271-1368)."
Ming emperor's redemption art - Art & Culture in China
Art & Culture

Ming emperor's redemption art

Nevertheless, there exists a series of Ming paintings contrasting those nature-themed exhibits that are violent, bloody and horrific.
Ships inside bottles: How do they do that? - Art & Culture in China
Art & Culture

Ships inside bottles: How do they do that?

Dozens of ancient Chinese boats are "berthed" at the Putuo branch of the Liu Haisu Art Museum as part of an exhibition displaying the maritime art.
New musical celebrates local medical heroes - Entertainment in China
Entertainment

New musical celebrates local medical heroes

A stage show based on the real-life dramas of medical workers sent to battle the novel coronavirus outbreak in Wuhan has made its debut at Hongqiao Art Center.
'The Truth' and 'The Lie' meet on Shanghai stage - Entertainment in China
Entertainment

'The Truth' and 'The Lie' meet on Shanghai stage

Two plays about the complexities of married life are being performed now at the Shanghai Dramatic Arts Center.
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