Treasures of Chinese Porcelain First broadcast: 11 Oct 2011. In November 2010, a Chinese vase unearthed in a suburban semi in Pinner sold at auction for £43 million - a new record for a Chinese work of art. Why are Chinese vases so famous and so expensive? The answer lies in the European obsession
Arts: Ancient Chinese Art | The New York Times Maxwell Hearn, the new head of Asian Art at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, demonstrates the ancient art of understanding and appreciating Chinese scroll paintings.
Hidden Meanings in Chinese Art Learn more about hidden meanings in Chinese art from Asian Art Museum docent, Linda Lei. This talk was given to teachers from the Chinese American International School (CAIS) for their professional development day at the Asian Art Museum on August 23, 2011.
The Art Of Chinese Painting First broadcast: 23 Oct 2013. The ancient art of Chinese painting is one of the oldest continuous artistic traditions in history. Kate Bryan, former Hong Kong resident and the Fine Art Society's head of contemporary, travels to China to find out more about this tradition, a journey which coincides
Chinese Landscape Painter Bao Chenchu 包辰初 Bao Chenchu(包辰初), famous influential landscape painter, born in Longyou, Zhejiang province in 1928. In 1951, he graduated from the Painting Department in the China eastern branch of Central Art Academy (now China Academy of Art). In school, Bao Chenchu benefited from the instruction of master Huang Binhong, Pan