The 1950s

 

C

1959: Revolutionary romanticism: Monumental nature painting in Great Hall of the Peoples (Fu Baoshi, Guan Shanyue).

 

The 1970s

 

C

1974: Discovery of "Terracotta Army" in tomb near Xian with thousands of statues.

 

The 1980s

 

C

1988 - 1993: Chinese movie directors win important international competitions.

 

C

1988, November: TV series "River Elegy" is criticized as "wholesale Westernization" and banned.

 

C

1989: France’s Hachette Filipacchi starts to publish a Chinese version of the fashion magazine "Elle".

 

The 1990s

 

C

1995: In the late 1990s lifestyle magazines begin to proliferate, promoting a new image of educated, elegant career women.

 

The 2000s

 

C

2006, March: The Chinese inaugural edition of "Rolling Stone" magazine is immediately sold out.

 

C

2009, September: Chinese state TV (CCTV) focusing on 300 million Russian viewers.

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china-profile.com - 30 Sept. 2012