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Liu Bolin ” The ...

Beijing|Art & Culture

Liu Bolin ” The ...

Liu Bolin is an artist born in China’s Shandong province in 1973, and he earned his Bachelor of Fine Arts from the Shandong College of Arts in 1995 and his Master of Fine Arts from the Central Academy of Fine Arts in

February 11, 2014 View...
The Wild Wild Wall...

Beijing|Art & Culture

The Wild Wild Wall...

t's a misty morning in Beijing when I head to the Peninsula Hotel lobby to meet my guide , Annie to the Great Wall. Adivised to wear shoes with traction , dress warmly and bring waterproofs and plenty of water, I am ra

July 1, 2012 View...
Calligraphy Class...

Beijing|Art & Culture

Calligraphy Class...

The shape, size, stretch and type of hair in the brush, the color and density of the ink, as well as the absorptive speed and surface texture of the paper are the main physical parameters influencing the final result. Th

June 27, 2012 View...
Life in a Hutong...

Beijing|Art & Culture

Life in a Hutong...

Hutongs are a type of narrow streets or alleys, most commonly associated with Beijing, China. In Beijing, hutongs are alleys formed by lines of siheyuan, traditional courtyard residences.Many neighbourhoods were for

May 30, 2012 View...
Wordly Stages...

Beijing|Art & Culture

Wordly Stages...

The completion of the National Center for performing Arts (NCPA) in Beijing marked not only a major architectural achievement , but was also a reflection of China 's enhanced strength in the cultural field.

July 4, 2012 View...
Forbidden City...

Beijing|Art & Culture

Forbidden City...

The Forbidden City was the Chinese imperial palace from the Ming Dynasty to the end of the Qing Dynasty. It is located in the middle of Beijing, China, and now houses the Palace Museum. For almost 500 years, it served as

July 1, 2012 View...
Temple of Heaven...

Beijing|Art & Culture

Temple of Heaven...

Completed in 1420, this magnificent temple was considered the meeting point of Earth and Heaven. For 500 years it hosted the emperors' sacrifices and prayers for a good harvest at the winter solstice.

June 18, 2012 View...
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