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2014-09-04 08:26:32

BEIJING, Sept. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The 2014 China Art Industry Expo (Art Expo), an event jointly hosted by the Ministry of Culture of the People's Republic of China and the People's Government of Beijing, held a press conference at the Dadi Originality Art Center in Songzhuang, Beijing on September 3. The expo, themed "Arts Makes Life Better", which will take place in China Songzhuang, the world biggest original-art district, from September 29 to October 5, will consist of eight venues...

2014-08-26 12:24:05

BEIJING, Aug. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- On August 20, a cultural gala event in Beijing celebrated the grand opening of Huaxia United Cultural Museum. Former head of China's State Administration of Press, Publication, Radio, Film and Television Yu Youxian, former Vice Minister of Culture Zhao Weisui, former Vice Minister of Commerce Zhou Keren, former president of PLA Daily and vice chairman of All-China Journalists Association Wang Mengyun, deputy director of the National Museum of...

2014-07-31 08:31:48

Legendary Wall Street investor Jim Rogers meets with contemporary Chinese jade carving master Wu Desheng at the MANOR VIRTUOUS luxury villa complex in China's Shenzhen SHENZHEN, China, July 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Legendary Wall Street investor Jim Rogers visited the MANOR VIRTUOUS luxury villa complex in Shenzhen, China on June 29. Often dubbed as the "enfant terrible of Wall Street," he is well-known worldwide for his excellent investment performance. His twice breaking of the...

2014-05-11 23:02:58

Rare and priceless Terra Cotta Warriors make their only appearance in the United States at the world's largest children's museum in a unique and immersive exhibit. While visitors explore the ancient treasures, they can also discover what makes China so intriguing in the nation's largest exhibit about modern day China at The Children's Museum of Indianapolis. Indianapolis, Indiana (PRWEB) May 11, 2014 The Children's Museum of Indianapolis, transformed into a vibrant,...

2014-04-03 08:32:48

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla., April 3, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- CENTRAL FLORIDA, April 2014 - As a global business traveler with long experience in Southeast Asia, Bodhi Tree Collections founder Michelle S Phillips was inspired by the tradition of artisanal handcrafts in the region. Paired with her understanding of her home market in North America Phillips realized the potential of her unique position. She saw the opportunity to bring artisanal pieces that are sophisticated, eco-friendly...

2014-02-24 23:27:00

Wantable, Inc. a leading discovery service for makeup, accessories, and intimates announces its March Box. Milwaukee, WI (PRWEB) February 24, 2014 Wantable, Inc., a leading discovery service for makeup, accessories and intimates announces its March Box. The new box features makeup brands (Plā) Beauty, Liberty Republic, and Three Custom Color Specialists along with intimates brands Yummie Tummie by Heather Thomson, Kensie, Lunaire, Fluer’t, and Happy Socks. This month, Wantable, Inc....

2014-01-08 04:20:51

NEW YORK, Jan. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- On January 8, 2014, The United States International Artists Association (USIAA) officially issued its list of the Top 10 Influential Artists of Contemporary Ink Painting in China for 2014, which includes the contemporary ink painting masters with the most artistic influence in China, and provides a specific benchmark for reference for the development of China's contemporary art market. The honorees on this list are as follows: HUANG YONGYU,...

2013-11-19 23:29:33

The Indianapolis Museum of Art uses Lilitab tablet kiosks to entertain, educate and engage visitors with additional content in their “Matisse, Life in Color: Masterworks From the Baltimore Museum of Art” exhibit. San Francisco (PRWEB) November 19, 2013 The creativity isn’t only on the walls of the Indianapolis Museum of Art—visitors participate in exhibits with touch screen interactions using Lilitab tablet kiosks. Art lovers dive deep into collections and explore entire digital...


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omphalos
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.
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