Few combine the two as romantically as Yu Feng and Chen Zhongyi: They have dedicated their lives to botanical science, art and love. Chen is a plant taxonomist, researcher and doctoral supervisor at the South China Botanical Garden (SCBG), China Academy of Sciences in Guangzhou.
A rare white lion, which was born in the Szeged Zoo in South Hungary in May, made its public debut on Friday.
This winter, Australians are being treated to a special dual-exhibition combining the history and wonder of China's ancient Terracotta warriors with the astonishing creative talent of contemporary artist Cai Guo-Qiang.
Suzuki Company of Toga from Japan will stage the drama "King Lear" at the National Center for the Performing Arts (NCPA) in Beijing from June 6 to 8.
SHENYANG, May 24 (Xinhua) -- The first China Qipao Culture Festival was launched Friday at the Shenyang Palace Museum in Shenyang, capital of northeast China's Liaoning Province.
An adapted version of the play "A Doll's House," presented by the National Theater of China (NTC), was staged Thursday at the NTC Pioneer Theater in Beijing.
Glass art has taken on a unique look in Boshan, a small town in East China's Shandong province, where artists are creating complex paintings inside small snuff bottles that are no larger than a person's palm.
A festival in Beijing's Olympic Park has attracted fooddie from around China and beyond with its dazzling array of regional specialties.
More than 300 pieces of ancient Chinese works of art will be auctioned at Christie's New York in September, the auction house said Thursday.
A collection of rare Chinese artifacts went up for auction in Sydney on Wednesday night, netting combined sales of over 480,000 U.S. dollars.
Universal Picture's "A Dog's Journey" topped the Chinese mainland box office Wednesday, according to the China Movie Data Information Network. The comedy-drama film grossed 8.7 million yuan (about 1.26 million U.S.
At a booth near the National Stadium in Beijing -- the iconic "Bird's Nest," Wan Visa was busy making tom yang soup.The 32-year-old Thai chef was among the cooks attending the week-long Asia Food Festival in Beijing, serving visitors a bite of Asia that demonstrates the continent's diverse culinary cultures.
Japan's largest Chinatown will start to hold a series of Chinese cultural activities from May all year round, giving visitors more opportunities to experience Chinese traditional culture, local media reported Tuesday.
The Philadelphia Orchestra, one of the world's preeminent orchestras, has begun its 2019 China Tour. On May 17 and 18, the orchestra presented two concerts at the National Center for the Performing Arts in Beijing (NCPA).
Among the many enthusiastic fans snapping shots from behind the thick glass window of the panda house in the Schoenbrunn Zoo Monday afternoon, an old lady seemed rather different.
The traditional Chinese lunar calendar divides the year into 24 solar terms. Grain Buds, (Chinese: 小满), the 8th solar term of a year, begins on May 21 this year, and ends on June 5.
Science week, first held in 2001, is the largest, longest and most participated in annual science extravaganza in China. More than 330 million visitors are expected to take part in about 21,000 exhibitions and tours from May 19 to 26.
The National Cultural Heritage Administration (NCHA) Saturday announced a list of the ten best museum exhibitions in 2018.
While Sichuan cuisine has many styles and forms, its signature spice is found in nearly every local favorite – including hotpot. The Hotpot I-Mart is one of the biggest attractions during the food fair.
Museums are an important means for cultural exchange and enrichment as well as the development of mutual understanding and cooperation among people.
Many netizens are expressing their reluctance to bid goodbye to their favorite characters, who they joke are still waiting to see their elevator get fixed, while others are saying that they are looking forward to seeing the characters have a happy ending.
The highly-rated television show The Princess Weiyoung, which aired in November 2016, starred one of China's most popular celebrity couples, Tiffany Tang Yan and Luo Jin.
With the Great Wall at its center, the Yanqing district government has put plans in place to advance the Beijing city government's drive to develop a unique Chinese cultural belt aimed at attracting tourists keen on learning more about the Middle Kingdom.
Overseas journalists visited the Beijing International Horticultural Exhibition on Tuesday, to learn about the capital city's drive to promote more eco-friendly lifestyles.
China makes important contributions to world civilization and the Conference on Dialogue of Asian Civilizations this week in Beijing will promote exchanges among civilizations, said Phinij Jarusombat, former Thai deputy prime minister and the president of the Thai-Chinese Cultural & Relationship Council.
The Hunan Tea Promotion Conference was held on Monday in Casablanca, Morocco's largest city, attracting more than 100 people, including government officials and tea merchants.
A list of the 24 most iconic food destinations and their signature dishes in Guangzhou has been released as part of the Asian Cuisine Festival, which boasts that visitors can enjoy all the best foods of Asia in one city.
"Is that spicy?" "Can I taste the plain noodles before adding the sauce?" Chef learners from the School of Hospitality of Weltec, Wellington Institute of Technology, kept asking questions during a special cooking course by two Chinese chefs, Wang Chenghua and Liu Yu on Monday.
Chinese President Xi Jinping said Wednesday that China's paper-making, gunpowder, printing, compass, calender, philosophy and people-oriented view have exerted profound influence in the world and greatly promoted the development process of human civilization.
With China maintaining sound economic momentum for decades, observers have long tried to fathom to what extent Chinese culture is behind development of the world's second-largest economy.