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An art and calligraphy exhibition to welcome the New Year has just met the public in Datong city.
The 2015 folk concert entertained the public in the city of Datong on the last day of 2014.
The trip, known as Discovering Shanxi, started on Sept 12. Held in cooperation with Shanxi Evening News, it is designed to investigate and promote Shanxi's history, scenic spots and folk customs.
A shadow puppetry club in Pingyao county took part in the recent 9th International Culture & Creativity industry Expo, Dec 11 to 14, in Beijing, and earned even greater fame when It captured the audience with its unique puppetry.
The State Council approved of China's fourth batch of intangible heritage items on Nov 3, and 21 of them are from Shanxi province.
The Native North Americans' Artworks Exhibition kicked off on Dec 12 in Shanxi province based on the joint organization of American Bowers Museum and Shanxi Museum.
An atlas of intangible cultural heritage items in North China's Shanxi province has won expert approval, according to the provincial administration of surveying, mapping and geo-information.
500 artworks with unique Shanxi features and 150 cultural projects were displayed at the ongoing Beijing International Cultural & Creative Industry Expo.
A calligraphy exhibition of award-winning works was held in Datong.
Wutaishan Buddhist Association started a trial operation of its official website www.wtsfjxh.org and used public accounts on Weibo and Weixin on Dec 2 after a busy preparation period.