Eleven bookstores in Beijing will stay open overnight this summer, offering cool refuge and knowledge to readers who are off work or together with family.
Chinese archaeologists from across the country have recently embarked on a joint archaeological project in the Tibet Autonomous Region's Ngari Prefecture - the largest operation of its kind that the region has ever seen.
Chen Feng's childhood memories are steeped in tea. As a girl, she would pick tea leaves in the day and fry or dry them in the evening.
The so-called “summer movie season” sees not only fierce competition in the movie box office, but also between new television programs.
In recent years, many original Chinese children's novels and picture books, with moving stories and Chinese elements, have reached great heights in the international markets.
Virtuoso Chinese pianist Lang Lang will hold a charity dinner in New York to raise money for music education.
The sixth Wuzhen Theatre Festival in 2018, with a theme of magnanimity, will be held in Wuzhen, Zhejiang province, from Oct 18 to 28. Ticketing will begin on Aug 16.
Bianfang from the Qing Dynasty royal court are primarily made of jade, but may also include coral, jadeite or jade inlaid gems.
Uruguay's Confucius Institute has seen demand expand so quickly that more teachers are urgently needed just three months since it opened in April, the rector of the University of the Republic (Udelar) told Xinhua.
Box office sales in China reached 6.96 billion yuan (1.02 billion U.S. dollars) in July, making the month the highest-earning July of all time in the national film market, China Film News reported Wednesday.
Cultural artifacts, reportedly found in an archaeological site in Ngari prefecture showed that there were close exchanges between Tibet and the central regions, and a possible "plateau Silk Road" 2,000 years ago.
Chinese internet giant Tencent Holdings Ltd and the Dunhuang Research Academy have developed an interactive H5 program to promote and preserve the grottoes' artworks, which can now be accessed online.
Cultural heritage workers will launch a program to restore the frescoes of the 1,600-year-old Arjai Grottoes in north China's Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region, according to the regional cultural heritage administration.
An intertidal art gallery filled with around 30 sculptures that will act as a habitat for coral and other marine species was opened recently in the Maldives, local media reported.
Jiang Wen's unique adaptation of Zhang Beihai's novel has captivated audiences since the release of the movie "Hidden Men" with particular attention focused on costume designs.
The Chinese answer to the Edinburgh Arts Festival, the Wuzhen Theater Festival, is back this October. The annual international extravaganza, which takes place in the historic water town in east China's Zhejiang Province, says this year’s festival will be even bigger and packed with more surprises.
The shadow puppetry in Wushan county, Chongqing Municipality, has a history of more than 1,000 years.
Over the past six years, Elena from Russia and her daughter Sasha have been regulars at a traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) hospital in Harbin, capital of northeast China's Heilongjiang Province.
A museum at China's Three Gorges Dam will collect historical objects from the public that will then be exhibited, China Three Gorges Corporation has said.
Archaeologists were caught up in a race against time as they tried to unearth sunken treasure ditched in the Minjiang River by a 17th-century rebel leader.
A folk culture tourism festival was held in Yuzhong county of Lanzhou City, northwest China's Gansu Province, on Sunday.
Dai Dali, 72 years old, often gets recognized in the streets of southwest China's Chengdu city.
The 48-year-old music icon achieved this yet again with a new Chinese reality TV show, PantaCity, with her performance of one of her old hits, Dream, which is based on the Irish band of The Cranberries' song with the same title.
With a "horrible" name though, the trend of “dirty food” inspired by an original “dirty bun” pastry, is spreading fast from Chinese capital city Beijing to many parts of the country. The hot idea has even found ground in such other countries as Singapore and Malaysia.
It is the smells that first hit you in Ottawa's Chinatown on the last weekend in July.
The battle between Kris Wu and Hupu, a popular Chinese media platform that focuses on sports news, has recently gone viral online, with millions of Wu's fans and JRs taking to Sina Weibo to defend their respective fandoms.
Chinese young pianist Lv Jiaying has stood out from more than 130 contestants and won the grand award of the fourth Melbourne International Youth Music Competition.
The United Arab Emirates (UAE) will hold the UAE-China Week annually to promote bilateral cultural exchanges, the country's state news agency WAM reported Saturday.
The Palace Museum is encouraging young people to come up with musical ideas to convey the connotations of ancient paintings in an event called "Singing Paintings."
Souvenirs and trinkets from the British Museum have become a smash hit in China, with many of the items sold out on Tmall, Alibaba Group's online marketplace.