Daan Roosegaarde: A Dutch artist’s mission to clear smog from Chinese citiesDaan Roosegaarde: A Dutch artist’s mission to clear smog from Chinese citiesDaan Roosegaarde embarked on his China-centered Smog Free Project in 2013 when he first proposed the idea of an outdoor air-purifying cleaner to remove smog from the skies. After several years, the Dutch artist is now gratified because "things are becoming really concrete."

'Foolish old men' transform barren hillsides'Foolish old men' transform barren hillsidesIt is said that faith can move mountains. And this appears true in the case of two farmers in northwest China who turned the dusty hillsi…

A journey begins with a light little ballA journey begins with a light little ballBefore going home, Robert Lorenz will stop at Xinjiekou station to first go to another place. He has an appointment with a friend to play…

Shepherd’s Field: Home to FoundlingsShepherd’s Field: Home to Foundlings Tim Baker, keeper of Shepherd’s Field Children’s Village. Photos: Eason Tim Baker and his children. Tim Baker and…

Girl power goes big screenGirl power goes big screen Guo Xiaolu is bold and unflappable. Photo: China Daily Guo Xiaolu, one of China's few women filmmakers, believes many people aren't us…

Rich in kindnessRich in kindness Chan Laiwa is known for her passion for Chinese red sandalwood and her museum in Beijing is a treasure trove of sandalwood art works. …

'Mystery' film, mysterious director'Mystery' film, mysterious director Director Lou Ye Since filming Weekend Lover in 1990, director Lou Ye has produced seven additional films. But though his movies have r…