Artist deciphers blank billboards from a bygone era

2012-09-14 11:05:33

In a new exhibition entitled "I Am Your Mirror" at New York's Vilcek Foundation Gallery, Chinese artist O Zhang displays photographs of thousands of blank billboards from all over the country.

NBA thriving in China now

2012-09-12 01:39:36

One month after David Shoemaker started the job, in July 2011, the NBA went into a lockout after a dispute between the league and its players over salaries could not be resolved.

Michigan museum's China-based curator brings fresh perspective

2012-09-07 11:20:53

When the Eli and Edythe Broad Art Museum at Michigan State University opens this November, it will be the first American art institution with a China-based curator.

Visa rules haven't hurt US demand

2012-09-07 01:30:21

The number of Americans applying for visas to China has remained flat since the country revised its rules for visitors from the United States.

US-targeted TV program launched

2012-09-06 10:27:51

International Chinese Television Network will launch a new program aiming to introduce Chinese tourism and culture to American audience from November.

Seeking sustainable sanitation

2012-09-06 04:09:09

A Chinese inventor and his solar toilet drew media and venture capitalists'attention at a "toilet fair" hosted by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation in Seattle.

The inner Locke

2012-09-02 09:10:41

Gary Locke is probably the most high-profile United States ambassador to date in Beijing. Not only were all eyes on him as soon as he arrived, attention has also been trained on his wife.

Soul search

2012-09-02 08:00:40

Chinese-American photographer chases identity issues from coast to coast, trying to find himself.

Islands dispute triggers battling ads in US

2012-09-02 07:59:49

Chinese philanthropist Chen Guangbiao has called for a solution to "prevent Japan's claim on China's Diaoyu Islands" in an advertisement in New York Times.

Hilton's sweet tweets attract Chinese fans

2012-09-01 02:26:05

American socialite Paris Hilton opened the micro blog account on Sina Weibo especially for China, and now has more than 600,000 followers.

On screen, Chinese boxers fight for glory

2012-08-31 11:31:12

Boxing was banned in China in 1959, criticized as brutal and capitalistic.

A Chinese oasis in Manhattan

2012-08-29 09:28:23

As was customary in the day, nine powerful Chinese officials gathered in a private garden in 1437 to enjoy literary and music performances.