The first sand painting art festival was held at a primary school in Qingdao of Shandong province on Saturday, with more than 2,000 students and parents participating.
The national exhibition tour of Liu Baochun's Poetry, Calligraphy and Painting came to Tai'an, Shandong province on Oct 17, displaying a collection of nearly 150 works of art created by Liu over the past 60 years.
An exhibition of landscape paintings by 21 young artists from East China's Shandong province opened on Aug 5 in Yantai.
A painting exhibition gathering works by rising stars in Shandong province's art world opened on July 30 at the Chongqing Art Museum in Chongqing, Southwest China.
"The Scent of Lotus", Chinese painter Zhang Shijian's first solo exhibition, opened to the public at the No 1 Art Space in Beijing on Sunday, showcasing 40 of his oil paintings portraying the grace and beauty of lotus flowers and its thriving and withering through the changes of seasons.
Five Chinese artists who traveled to three African countries earlier this year didn't see the savannas and animals they expected - but they were deeply touched by the people.
The Eighth Qingdao Calligraphy Festival opens in grand style at the Qingdao Experimental High School on June 5.