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Everyone has a story to tell.
Family's love of antiques a rich inheritance - Art & Culture in China
Art & Culture

Family's love of antiques a rich inheritance

A family business is sometimes a double-edged sword for the next generation, especially if it is one they do not have an interest in. 
US architect's towering achievements in Shanghai - Art & Culture in China
Art & Culture

US architect's towering achievements in Shanghai

Marshall Strabala shares his experiences in the city and his insights into architecture, the Shanghai Tower and his advice for young architects.
Musician bridging a gap through jazz - Art & Culture in China
Art & Culture

Musician bridging a gap through jazz

When American jazz musician Walter Blanding arrived in Shanghai 10 months ago, he didn't know what to expect.
Moon probes carry us beyond imagination - Art & Culture in China
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Moon probes carry us beyond imagination

Jean-Francois Clervoy, a three-time veteran of NASA Space Shuttle missions, shared his view of space odyssey with a Shanghai audience recently.
A craftsman deft at picking up the pieces - Art & Culture in China
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A craftsman deft at picking up the pieces

Porcelain is beautiful. Porcelain is delicate. Porcelain breaks. It's the latter misfortune that most interests porcelain enthusiast Tong Weicheng.
Percussionist explores rhythms of his art - Art & Culture in China
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Percussionist explores rhythms of his art

Colin Currie spoke to Shanghai Daily about his passion and ambition for what he calls the "most diverse, bold and adventurous of art forms."
A friend's view of a sister city - Art & Culture in China
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A friend's view of a sister city

Mark Chandler has visited Shanghai many times since 1993 when he was a consultant to the mayor of San Francisco. Despite current friction, he's confident about future relations.
Leukemia doctor with the human touch - Wellness in China
Wellness

Leukemia doctor with the human touch

Professor Wang Zhenyi has been focusing on leukemia all his life and is honored as "the father of the induction and differentiation of leukemia cells."
He's young, cool and worships the piano - Art & Culture in China
Art & Culture

He's young, cool and worships the piano

South Korean pianist Seong-Jin Cho returned to Shanghai this week to perform with the New York Philharmonic Orchestra to open the city's 10th Music in the Summer Air festival.
Curator inks link to ancient past and present - Art & Culture in China
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Curator inks link to ancient past and present

To stage an exhibition takes a lot of talent as well as patience. For curator Tang Liqing, it is much like a "grinding experience" using a new ink stick.
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