Tuesday, January 30, 2007
Thursday, January 25, 2007
Chinese artist, Chen Jingzhong, puts his finishing touches on a giant sculpture depicting a mother pig and piglets at his workshop in Xiamen southeastern China's Fujian province on Jan. 24. China welcomes the year of the pig during its Spring Festival in February and images of the animal are considered auspicious during the year. (AP)
Sunday, January 21, 2007
Saturday, January 20, 2007
Friday, January 19, 2007
Dress rehearsal : Kim Itoh (R) and members of the Glorious Future perform "Dead and Alive-Body on the Borderline" during a dress rehersal before opening night as part of the Japanese Contemporary Dance Showcase at the Joyce Theater in New York.
Artists of the Australian aerial dance group 'Strange Fruit' perform 'The Spheres' in front of the Gateway of India, an important historical monument, at the inauguration ceremony of the 'Mumbai Festival' in Mumbai, India, Sunday, Jan. 14, 2007. Film screenings, theatre performances, food festivals and other cultural activities form a part of the Mumbai Festival which aims to promote Mumbai as a cultural tourist destination. Australia is the guest country for the 2007 edition of the festival.
Monday, January 15, 2007
Sunday, January 14, 2007
Tuesday, January 09, 2007
A dancer from Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater performs at 'Dance Across the City at the Strand' in Boston, Massachusetts January 5, 2007. The performance was held the night before 'Dance Across the City', a day of dances classes, demonstrations and performances by scores of local and national dance compaines, all free to the public.
Indian boys demonstrate their traditional gymnastics skills during a procession in Allahabad, India,Sunday, Jan. 7, 2007. Millions of Hindus are taking part in the 'Ardh Kumbh Mela' or Half Grand Pitcher festival which takes place once in six years at Sangam, Allahabad, the confluence of rivers Ganges, Yamuna and mythical Saraswati.
A group of people look at the 22-foot snowman, Snowzilla in Anchorage, Alaska, Friday, Jan. 5, 2007. Snowzilla may be a smash hit with shutterbugs, but some neighbors of the two-story high snowman say they're fed up with the hordes of gawkers clogging up the Street.
Sunday, January 07, 2007
Aldo 'Mr. Okay' Corrieri, 53, dives into the murky waters of the Tiber River from the 18-meter-high (54 feet) Ponte Cavour bridge, to celebrate the New Year, in Rome, Monday, Jan. 1, 2007. Mr. Okay's dive into the Tiber Monday, a much-loved Roman tradition which began in 1966, was followed by a new interpretation of the ritual: a three-man simultaneous dive performed by cliff divers Alain Lobet of France, Orlando Duque of Colombia and Slava Poliushuk of the Ukraine.