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People visit a sculpture exhibition, as part of the 12th National Exhibition of Fine Arts held at Taiyuan Gallery in Taiyuan, north China's Shanxi province, Oct. 3.
A temple in the county of Pingyao, Shanxi province held a film gathering on Chinese tea culture, on Sept 25, during the Pingyao Micro Film Festival, with tea associations from across the country taking part.
Pingyao has made efforts to maintain the arts of varnished lacquer.
The Beautiful Shanxi Culture Park, in Pingyao, Shanxi province is undergoing final decoration and will be ready to open on National Day.
A documentary, "Flying over Shanxi", which displays the province's changes and culture, will be completed soon.
The Shanxi provincial government has announced ways it has come up with to boost cultural development and integrate cultural innovation and design with various industries, its very first comprehensive cultural development.
Pingyao celebrates the first Micro Film Festival in China.
The 2014 Pingyao International Photography Festival kicked off in Pingyao on Sept 19.
There is a custom in North China's Shanxi province. People make dough figurines to celebrate the festivals, weddings and funerals.
A French woman has managed to tell her story in the Pingyao, through photographs that she had on exhibit at the county's International Photography Festival, Sept 19 to 25.