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  • Happy father’s Day!

    父亲是一盏灯,照亮你的美梦。 Father is a lamp, illuminating your dream. 父亲就是我生命中的指路明灯,默默的守候,深深的爱恋。 My father is the guiding light in my life, waiting silently and deeply in love. 父爱坚韧,一边关爱,一边严厉。 Father’s love is tough, caring and...
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  • Archaeological find in Sanxingdui casts new light on ancient rituals

    A bronze head of a statue with the gold mask is among the relics. [Photo/Xinhua] An exquisite and exotic-looking bronze statue recently excavated from the Sanxingdui site in Guanghan, Sichuan province, may offer tantalizing clues to decoding the mysterious religious rituals surrounding the fam...
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  • Some 13,000 relics unearthed at new Sanxingdui ruins site discovery

    Some 13,000 newly unearthed cultural relics have been discovered from six pits in the new round of excavation work at China’s ancient ruins site Sanxingdui. The Sichuan Provincial Cultural Relics and Archaeology Research Institute held a press conference at the Sanxingdui Museum on Mo...
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  • Jeff Koons ‘Rabbit’ sculpture sets $91.1 million record for a living artist

    A 1986 “Rabbit” sculpture by American pop artist Jeff Koons sold for 91.1 million U.S. dollars in New York on Wednesday, a record price for a work by a living artist, Christie’s auction house said. The playful, stainless steel, 41-inch (104 cm) high rabbit, regarde...
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  • 92-year-old sculptor Liu Huanzhang continues to breathe life into stone

    In the recent history of Chinese art, the story of one particular sculptor stands out. With an artistic career spanning seven decades, 92-year-old Liu Huanzhang has witnessed many important stages in the evolution of Chinese contemporary art. “Sculpture is an indispensable part o...
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  • Bronze statue of ‘father of hybrid rice’ Yuan Longping unveiled in Sanya

      To mark the renowned academician and “father of hybrid rice” Yuan Longping, on May 22, the inauguration and unveiling ceremony of a bronze statue in his likeness was held in the newly-built Yuan Longping Memorial Park in Sanya Paddy Field National Park. The bronze statue of Yu...
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  • UN chief pushing for truce in visits to Russia, Ukraine: spokesman

    UN chief pushing for truce in visits to Russia, Ukraine: spokesman UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres briefs reporters on the situation in Ukraine in front of the Knotted Gun Non-Violence sculpture at UN headquarters in New York, U.S., April 19, 2022. /CFP UN Secretary-General...
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  • The incredibly intricate sand sculptures of Toshihiko Hosaka

    Japanese Tokyo-based artist Toshihiko Hosaka started to create sand sculptures while he was studying Fine Arts in the Tokyo National University. Since he graduated, he has been making sand sculptures and other three-dimensional works of various materials for filming, shops and other purposes....
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  • Giant shipbuilders sculpture assembly complete

    ASSEMBLY of the giant Shipbuilders of Port Glasgow sculpture is complete. The huge 10-metre (33 feet) tall stainless steel figures by renowned artist John McKenna are now in place in the town’s Coronation Park. Work has been on the go over the last few weeks to assemble and install the public ar...
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  • Beyond Spiders: The Art of Louise Bourgeois

    Beyond Spiders: The Art of Louise Bourgeois PHOTO BY JEAN-PIERRE DALBÉRA, FLICKR. Louise Bourgeois, detail view of Maman, 1999, cast 2001. Bronze, marble, and stainless steel. 29 feet 4 3/8 in x 32 feet 1 7/8 in x 38 feet 5/8 in (895 x 980 x 1160 cm). French-American artist Louise Bourgeois (191...
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  • “Air, Sea and Land”: an urban intervention with colorful low poly sculptures by Okuda San Miguel

      Okuda San Miguel (previously) is a multi-disciplinary Spanish artist famous for his colorful interventions made in and on buildings around the world, mainly the giant geometric figurative murals on their facades. This time, he has created a series of seven polygonal sculptures with multic...
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  • Rare figure with wine vessel unveiled

    A bronze figurine holding a wine vessel on the top of head is unveiled at a global promotion activity of the Sanxindui Ruins site at Guanghan in Sichuan province on May 28. [PHOTO / PROVIDED TO CHINA DAILY] A bronze figurine holding a wine vessel on the top of head was unveiled at a global p...
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