Xu Qin

Feature Reporter
Black and white delight in 'Shanghai Women' - Art & Culture in China
Art & Culture

Black and white delight in 'Shanghai Women'

Through unconventional depictions of her friends, the exhibition "Shanghai Women" showcases He Zhaoya's extraordinary creativity in the black and white portraiture field.
Seeing through the eyes of a blind Magar - Art & Culture in China
Art & Culture

Seeing through the eyes of a blind Magar

An expression of self-criticism, the Magars called themselves the blind, a metaphor for being "stupid or narrow-minded" for lacking in spiritual and moral foresight.
2 artists living a life 'Elsewhere' - Book in China
Book

2 artists living a life 'Elsewhere'

The comic book "Elsewhere" invites two artists from different countries to create stories on the same topic, so as to raise the issue of cultural differences in fun and humor.
Put on those walking shoes! - Lifestyle in China
Lifestyle

Put on those walking shoes!

Tours of unexplored parts of the city are becoming increasingly popular with residents and visitors keen to find out more about the city's rich history and traditions.
Exhibit lifts lid on haipai art history - Art & Culture in China
Art & Culture

Exhibit lifts lid on haipai art history

A historical documents exhibition on haipai art education in Shanghai has opened at the city's Liu Haisu Art Museum. 

Avant-garde art show based on legends of literature premieres - Art & Culture in China
Art & Culture

Avant-garde art show based on legends of literature premieres

"The Little Everything and Peony Cosmos," loosely based on the legacy of Danish author Hans Christian Andersen and Chinese playwright Tang Xianzu, will be premiered in Shanghai.
Exhibit explores state of art, mind and technology - Art & Culture in China
Art & Culture

Exhibit explores state of art, mind and technology

If art represents the state of people's mind, then its form is in the process of being profoundly altered by technology. And that's what the artist aaajiao explores.
Delhi teems with surprises and color, contrasts and culture - Travel in China
Travel

Delhi teems with surprises and color, contrasts and culture

India's capital offers endless surprises to even the most seasoned traveler. The sprawling metropolis is the political and cultural hub of the country.
Shadows and light put architecture in focus - Art & Culture in China
Art & Culture

Shadows and light put architecture in focus

Mostly in black and white, French-Swiss photographer Helene Binet's works offer a new standpoint for viewers to approach architecture through the art of light and shadows.
Femininity at the 'Heart' of artist's identity - Art & Culture in China
Art & Culture

Femininity at the 'Heart' of artist's identity

Not every female artist likes to emphasize a feminine identity in works for fear of being marginalized, but for Liu Xi, the notion of femininity dominates her artistic practice.
Top