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Celebrated sculptor seeks to establish art museum

[2014-04-24 10:52]

Houston artist Wily Wang, a sculptor trained at the prestigious China Central Academy of Fine Arts in Beijing, has created numerous art works for public spaces from China to the US during the past 50 years. Now he is donating his major art works that are not in private collections to the public and is seeking to build a museum in the Houston area to exhibit them.

MOCA to open Chinese ink show

[2014-04-24 10:52]

Ink has long been a widely used medium in Chinese art, especially in calligraphy or poetry, but an exhibit at the Museum of Chinese in America (MOCA) is putting the focus squarely on Chinese ink paintings.

Childhood photos of Prince William and Kate

[2014-04-24 08:33]

Britain's Queen Elizabeth II with grandsons Prince Harry (left) and Prince William, watching polo in Windsor, United Kingdom in 1987.

2014 China Graduate Fashion Week in Beijing

[2014-04-24 08:16]

A model shows a creation of graduates during China Graduate Fashion Week in Beijing, capital of China, April 23, 2014. The China Graduate Fashion Week kicked off on Wednesday.

Multilateral drill marks navy's 65th birthday

[2014-04-24 07:32]

Nineteen ships, seven helicopters and marine corps from eight countries were organized into three task forces to conduct the exercises dubbed "Maritime Cooperation - 2014".

Top 10 celebrities driving auto brands

[2014-04-24 07:21]

In this day and age when singers, film actors and other assorted celebrities are promoting everything from soap to airline, it is no surprise that some of the biggest manufacturers of cars are also looking up at these stars for brand recognition, free publicity and promotion.

First Tesla luxury sedans arrive in China

[2014-04-23 11:18]

US-based electric car manufacturer Tesla Motors Inc delivers the first batch of its Model S series cars to customers in China.

In this year's Boston Marathon, everyone's a winner

[2014-04-23 11:18]

For 29-year-old Beijing native Jia Xiaomeng, passing through that finish line in the Monday Boston marathon was a dream come true. That dream began to take shape a year ago when she was just 500 meters from the finish line and the deadly bombings happened.

Innovation competition kicks off in New York

[2014-04-23 11:18]

China has been looking for ways to stem the tide of its brain drain, where too many of their brightest talents go overseas for top-notch education and stay there, rather than go back home.

Dignitaries and royals raise ecological awareness

[2014-04-23 08:39]

World dignitaries and royal family members set an example for people to raise ecological awareness.

Apple goes green to mark Earth Day

[2014-04-23 08:32]

Apple is offering free recycling of all its used products and vowing to power all of its stores, offices and data centers with renewable energy to reduce the pollution caused by its devices and online services.

Automatic response

[2014-04-23 07:30]

A student shows how to control a robot during a robotics contest in Weifang, Shandong province, on Tuesday in which 88 teams from the city’s schools took part.

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