Art & Culture

Art & Culture

Apartment block a writer's haven and home to a murder mystery

Changjiang Apartments sits on a prominent location behind the Park Hotel at People's Square.
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The scholar's 'four jewels' and why they still matter

A new exhibition gives an insight into the lifestyle of scholars of the Song and Ming dynasties and their four jewels – the inkstone, writing brush, ink and paper.
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An insight into the legacy of Wu Changshuo

Wu Changshuo was a leading artist of his time, which included the roaring days of early 20th century Shanghai. A new exhibition celebrates his seals, paintings and calligraphy.
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Light in paper, heavy in meaning

Young Chinese artist Tang Zhengwei addresses his concerns for environmental issues in the form of two- and three-dimensional paper cut works.
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Artist fogoes a "third way" for ink-wash

Wu Yiming's  solo-exhibition currently at the ShanghART Gallery is a continuation of his experiments in the use of a spare and refined painting style over the past few years.
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The Canadian and his traditional Chinese instruments

Having long been fascinated by Chinese folk music, Canadian musician Jeremy Moyer loves to play traditional Chinese instruments.
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Charm of island nations on display

As part of the 2018 Shanghai Tourism Festival, the Oceanic Island Nations Cultural Event will greet visitors on September 18-24.
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Waterway that helped villages and towns bond

The Jiaxing section of the Grand Canal flows for 111 kilometers and links Zhejiang's mother river with one of China's largest lakes
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Empty Promises: a 'real' supermarket as art

Contemporary artist Xu Zhen is showing something new at Sotheby's Hong Kong Autumn Auction.
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Remebering Wu Zuoren, a true son of Suzhou

The Wu Zuoren Memorial Hall in Suzhou provides an opportunity for visitors to have an extensive view of the works of the renowned Chinese artist and art educator.
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