Artists tend to show their understanding of the world on canvas or paper with oil, ink or even chalk - but Chinese painter Lin Hanbing has his own stuff: fish bones.
An oil painting by Chinese contemporary artist Wu Guanzhong has sold for 149.5 million yuan (about $23.6 million) at an auction.
Ai Weiwei`s design firm challenged the $1.85 million tax bill delivered by authorities.
Ai Weiwei was released on Wednesday after nearly three months in detention.
The Foreign Ministry said Ai Weiwei remained under investigation for suspected crimes.
Police have released high-profile artist Ai Weiwei on bail after he confessed to tax evasion.
A painting by contemporary Chinese artist Qi Baishi has been sold for 425.5 million yuan ($65 million), a record high for contemporary and modern Chinese paintings and calligraphy.
Chinese artist Ai Weiwei met with his wife for the first time since his detention.
Weiwei`s case has drawn sharp criticism from the US of rights violation in China.
British sculptor Anish Kapoor today dedicated his new monumental art installation in Paris to the Chinese artist Ai Weiwei, who is in custody in Beijing accused of unspecified crimes.
Chinese police held Ai Weiwei at Beijing`s international airport on Sunday.
Ai Weiwei was barred from attending a feast at his studio set for demolition.
Ai Weiwei had planned a party to mark the destruction of his Shanghai studio.
Day in Pics: 19th December
Showbiz World - December 19, 2014
Stardust Awards 2014