Wang Jie

Feature Reporter
Art & Culture

Ancient Chinese art to go under the hammer

A cluster of ancient Chinese ink-wash paintings, calligraphy, seals, porcelain and contemporary pieces will go under the hammer at the Shanghai Exhibition Center on April 30.
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Liu Haisu Art Museum hosts rare exhibition

Revered artist Cui Ruzhuo is holding an exhibition of his ink-wash paintings at the Liu Haisu Art Museum. His works are highly sought-after, fetching high prices at auctions.
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A toast to 'The King of Tea'

This year's Shanghai Tea Week not only aims to promote Chinese tea culture, but pays tribute to Wu Juenong (1897-1989), "The King of Tea."
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Rare solo exhibition for an artist who shunned the limelight

At 95, Zhang Gongque still paints every day. "I just paint for myself, because that's my art," he says, "which constantly keeps my mind running and my body strong."
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Brazilian architect putting people into building design

Fernando Brando was the chief designer of the striking green Brazil Pavilion at the World Expo 2010 Shanghai, one of the most popular pavilions at the six-month event.

Rockefeller's significant collection on two-day display in Shanghai

A preview of some of the heavyweights from the collection of the Rockefeller family is currently underway at Christie's Art Space in Shanghai.
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Turner Prize-nominated artist explores communication in the digital age

British artist Michael Dean is holding his first solo exhibition, "Analogue LOL," at ShanghART Gallery until May 13.
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Antiques expert's latest books are for students

A lack of teaching material at Shanghai Institute of Visual Art prompted Ji Chongjian to write his latest three books in just three months
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Art space pays tribute to iconic American artist

Shanghai's K11 art museum is exhibiting the works of renowned American artist Betty Woodman for the first time in Asia.
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Rome's post-war art scene on display

Paintings and sculptures created by Italian artists in the years following World War II go on show at Prada Rong Zhai.