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Elegant and beautiful book designs win awards

TWENTY-FIVE uniquely designed books from 22 publishers nationwide were awarded the Beauty of Books in China 2017 title yesterday. The winners were selected after three rounds of voting from domestic ...

November 14, 2017, Tuesday

Career of Shanghai’s Sherlock is inspiration for forensic museum

HENRY Chang-Yu Lee is something of a real-life Shanghai Sherlock Holmes. The Chinese-American forensic scientist has offered his lifelong collection of classified case files and his knowledge of how ...

November 6, 2017, Monday

All of Shanghai history is here from 4000 BC

SHANGHAI History Museum started a private trial run yesterday and is scheduled to open at the end of March. Exhibited items will show all aspects of political, social, cultural and commercial life from ...

November 2, 2017, Thursday

French cave art from 20,000 years ago

AN exhibition of replicas from an ancient French cave complex that include wall engravings and paintings made its debut in China at Shanghai Science and Technology Museum yesterday. This exhibition runs ...

November 2, 2017, Thursday

Pudong to set up funds of 3b yuan for culture

THE Pudong New Area announced it will set up a 1.5 billion yuan (US$226 million) fund in the next five years to “support and stimulate cultural undertakings” in the district. Pudong will also establish ...

November 1, 2017, Wednesday

Historic Rong villa brought back to life by Chinese, Italian craftsmen

A historic villa, associated with the renowned Rong family, will open tomorrow to the public for the first time. There will be a free exhibition explaining the extensive restoration work over the past ...

October 16, 2017, Monday

Revamped theater will boost Chinese opera

SHANGHAI Wanping Theater is getting a new lease of life. It is being refurbished and modernized to help the growth of traditional Chinese theater and enhance Shanghai’s reputation at home and abroad ...

September 27, 2017, Wednesday

Two-month arts feast opens in Hongqiao

OVER 150 concerts and art performances will be staged in Hongqiao during an annual art festival over a two-month period, starting today. Twenty-five foreign art groups from such countries as the United ...

September 20, 2017, Wednesday

‘Annual feast’ closes

THE city’s weeklong book fair closed yesterday. The annual feast for the city’s book lovers saw an increase in both number of visitors and book sales, said Shanghai Press and Publication Administration. ...

August 23, 2017, Wednesday

Dazzling light show at the Herb Garden

COLORFUL lamps are illuminating flowers and herbs every night at Shanghai International Tourism and Resorts Zone as part of a two-monthlong light and music festival. The management of the zone in Pudong ...

August 22, 2017, Tuesday


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