The fourth Qilu culture folk arts festival was held on Jan 21 in Qingdao, Shandong province.
The Jiaodong folk paper-cut art exhibition, sponsored by the Ministry of Culture, will open at Yantai Art Museum on Jan 21.
Folk artist Du Yifang demonstrates rooster dolls she made in Dong'er village of Tancheng county, East China's Shandong province, Jan 15.
An illustration for the 2017 national college entrance exam (gaokao) in Beijing was published recently, which included six literary works in the scope of the exam.
The Qi version of The Analects of Confucius (Qi Lun), which had been lost for about 1,800 years, was suspiciously found in bamboo slips unearthed from the Haihunhou tomb, after the first round of infrared scanning, according to Jiangxi Provincial Institute of Cultural Relics and Archaeology.
At the beginning of 2017, a nine-minute short animation titled Love Sick engulfed the internet. Since its initial release on December 23, the animation has already reached 100 million hits within ten days on Chinese social media platforms, including Vmovie.com, MiaoPai.com and Bilibili.
Folk artists hang newly-made woodblock new year paintings up to dry in Yangjiabu village of Hanting district in Weifang, East China's Shandong province, Jan 10, 2017.