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Chinese Jade Carving Art 玉雕艺术

/Chinese Jade Carving Art 玉雕艺术

Chinese Jade Carving Art 玉雕艺术

Ming Dynasty Painter Wen Boren 明文伯仁画选

By |五月 20th, 2015|Categories: Artist, Artwork, Chinese Traditional Painting, Imperial China, Landscape Painting, Ming dynasty, Paintings, Timeline|Tags: , |

  Wen Boren (文伯仁1502-1575), Chinese Ming Dynasty painter, was born in a literary family in Suzhou, Jiangsu Province. His uncle is famous artist Wen Zhengming (文徵明1470-1559). Boren’s early years of learning, cultivation and painting skills

Boxwood Carving 黄杨木雕

By |五月 19th, 2015|Categories: Artwork, Sculpture, Wood Carving|Tags: |

Boxwood carving is a traditional Chinese folk art in Zhejiang province. The material of the carving art is natural boxwood with smooth wood fiber, delicate texture and solemn color. The earliest artwork of the boxwood

Xian Yushu “Han Yu’s Solution of Learning Progress” 鲜于枢《进学解卷》

By |五月 18th, 2015|Categories: Artwork, Calligraphy, Imperial China, Timeline, Yuan dynasty|Tags: , , |

Xian Yushu "Han Yu's Solution of Learning Progress" is a calligraphy artwork written by Yuan Dynasty famous calligrapher Xian Yushu (鲜于枢). The size of the calligraphy scroll is 49.1 cm high and 795.5 cm wide.

Song Dynasty Ru Ware 宋代汝窑瓷器

By |五月 18th, 2015|Categories: Artwork, Ceramics, Imperial China, Song dynasty, Timeline|Tags: , |

Ru ware(汝窑) is the rarest of all Chinese major ceramic wares and considered as the treasure of the Chinese traditional ceramic firing process. Appeared in the late Northern Song Dynasty, Ru is ranked as the

Chinese Lyric Realistic Painter Ai Xuan 抒情写实画家艾轩

By |五月 16th, 2015|Categories: Artist, Artwork, Featured Post, Modern China, Oil Painting, Paintings, Timeline|Tags: , |

Ai Xuan, the Chinese national first class artist, was born in Jinhua, Zhejiang province, on November 11, 1947. He is the member of the Chinese Artists Association and the executive director of China Oil Painting

Huang Shiling Seal Collections 黄士陵印谱

By |五月 14th, 2015|Categories: Artwork, Imperial China, Qing dynasty, Seals, Timeline|Tags: , , , |

Chinese Jade Carving Master Wang Junyi 玉雕大师王俊懿

By |五月 14th, 2015|Categories: Artist, Artwork, Featured Post, Jade, Modern China, Timeline|Tags: , , |

  Wang Junyi(王俊懿),born in Guilin, Guangxi Province in 1974, is Chinese jadeite contemporary artist, jade carving master and Asian jewelry artist. In the early 1990s, he started to dabble in the jade industry and learn

Fasting Card 斋戒牌

By |五月 12th, 2015|Categories: Applied Art|Tags: , , , |

Speaking of the fasting, except to burn incense to Buddha, it is undoubtedly most closely related to the sacrifice. It is a major event in the ancient Chinese ritual of sacrifice. The resulting fasting card

The Modern Revival of Chinese Ceramics

By |五月 10th, 2015|Categories: Videos|

China has had over 45,00 years of ceramic culture. Nowadays, while remaining respectful to their rich heritage in ceramic-making skills and techniques, Chinese artists are revitalizing the ancient art form with innovative ideas and experimentation.

Marlow on Style: Treasures from China

By |五月 10th, 2015|Categories: Videos|

The Craftsmanship of Chinese Contemporary Design

By |五月 10th, 2015|Categories: Videos|

Highlights of Chinese Artwork at Christie’s NY Asian Art Week

By |五月 10th, 2015|Categories: Videos|

Bonhams: Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art

By |五月 10th, 2015|Categories: Auction, News|

Bonhams: Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art 4 Jun 2015, starting at 10:30 HKT. Hong Kong, Admiralty AUCTION VIEWINGS HONG KONG, ADMIRALTY 01 Jun 2015 12:30 - 19:00 HKT 02 Jun 2015 10:00 -

The Temperature of History:CAFA and Chinese Representational Oil Paintings

By |五月 10th, 2015|Categories: Art Exhibition, News|Tags: , |

Exhibition Consultants: Fan Di'an Shi Dawei Exhibition Directors: Tang Bin Yang Qi Curator: Yin Shuangxi Curatorial Assistants: Guo Hongmei Li Yaochen Li Ning Ge Yi Organizers: The Central Academy of Fine Arts The China Art

From Palace to Studio: Chinese Women Artists, 1900 to the present

By |五月 10th, 2015|Categories: Art Exhibition, News|Tags: , |

10 Mar 2015 to 27 Sep 2015 Ashmolean Museum,University of Oxford At the beginning of the 20th century, the palace retainers of China’s Empress Dowager Cixi included a ‘ghost painter’. This accomplished female artist was

The Art of Nima Zeren ‘s Painting 尼玛泽仁的绘画艺术

By |五月 10th, 2015|Categories: Artist, Artwork, Featured Post, Modern China, Paintings, Timeline|Tags: , , , , , |

Nima Zeren, Chinese national first class artist, was born in the Batang County of Sichuan Province in 1944. In 1962, he graduated from the Minority Class of the Sichuan Art Academy. Nima Zeren was the

Chinese Ivory Carving 中国象牙雕刻

By |五月 8th, 2015|Categories: Artwork, Sculpture|Tags: , , |

Yang Feiyun Portrait Painting 杨飞云肖像画作

By |五月 7th, 2015|Categories: Artist, Artwork, Modern China, Oil Painting, Paintings, Timeline|Tags: , |

Yang Feiyun, born in Baotou, Inner Mongolia in 1954. After graduated in 1982, he taught at the Stage Art Department of the Central Academy of Drama. In 2005 he transferred to the Chinese National Academy

Song Dynasty Famous Inkstone 宋代名砚

By |五月 7th, 2015|Categories: Applied Art, Scholar's Studio|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Together with brush, inksticker and Xuan paper, inkstone(simplified Chinese: 砚; traditional Chinese: 硯, or 研),is known as one of the Chinese Four Treasures of the Study. It is a stone mortar used in Chinese calligraphy

Selected Great Pieces of Chinese Porcelain II 瓷器精品二

By |五月 5th, 2015|Categories: Artwork, Ceramics|Tags: , , |

Chu Teh Chun Oil Painting 朱德群油画

By |五月 5th, 2015|Categories: Artist, Artwork, Featured Post, Oil Painting, Paintings|Tags: , , , |

Chu Teh-Chun or Zhu Dequn (24 October 1920 – 26 March 2014) was a Chinese-French abstract painter acclaimed for his pioneering style integrating traditional Chinese painting techniques with Western abstract art. Chu and his schoolmates

Yunnan Black Copper With Silver Inlay 云南乌铜走银

By |五月 5th, 2015|Categories: Artwork, Featured Post, Metal Objects|Tags: |

Yunnan Black Copper with Silver Inlay (乌铜走银) is a unique, sophisticated and accomplished copper handmade crafts with nearly 300 years of history, founded in Yunnan Shiping County in Qing Yongzheng period. In order to make

Tang Zhiyi Lacquer Art 汤志义漆艺

By |五月 3rd, 2015|Categories: Artwork, Lacquer Ware, Modern China, Timeline|Tags: |

“China: Through the Looking Glass” Exhibition

By |五月 3rd, 2015|Categories: Art Exhibition, News|Tags: , , |

This exhibition, organized by The Costume Institute in collaboration with the Department of Asian Art, will explore the impact of Chinese aesthetics on Western fashion, and how China has fueled the fashionable imagination for centuries. High fashion will be juxtaposed with Chinese costumes, paintings, porcelains, and other art, including films, to reveal enchanting reflections of Chinese imagery.

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PEM “Double Happiness: Celebration in Chinese Art”

By |五月 3rd, 2015|Categories: Art Exhibition, News|

The Peabody Essex Museum, East India Square (161 Essex St) Salem, Massachusetts On view April 5, 2014 to December 27, 2015 Located in the: First Floor Galleries Come and experience the liveliness of a drinking

Sotheby’s “Important Chinese Art ” Upcoming Auctions

By |五月 3rd, 2015|Categories: Auction, News|Tags: |

Continuing to build on the dynamic Chinese market, our Important Chinese Art auction will take place on Wednesday 13 May. The sale will feature significant archaic bronzes and early ceramics from a Japanese private collection as well as fine jades, Ming and Qing porcelain, furniture and works of art.

Jin Wangxun Boyuan Tie 晋王珣伯远帖

By |五月 3rd, 2015|Categories: Artwork, Calligraphy, Imperial China, Jin|Tags: , , , , |

Wang Xun (350-401), Jin dynasty (265-420) Undated, handscroll, ink on paper, 25.1 × 17.2 cm This set of letters by Wang Xun is the only authentic signed work from the Jin dynasty. Written in an

Wang Xizhi Calligraphy Pingan Tie (Complete Scroll) 王羲之平安帖全卷

By |五月 3rd, 2015|Categories: Calligraphy, Imperial China, Tang dynasty, Timeline|Tags: , , , , , , |

The caoshu (cursive script) calligraphy piece Ping'an Tie (Safety Wish Script), by Wang Xizhi, a renowned calligrapher of the Eastern Jin Dynasty (317-420), was recognized as a most valuable master piece, once praised by Emperor

How did a Chinese Traditional house be built (BY 3D max)

By |五月 3rd, 2015|Categories: Videos|Tags: , |

World Heritage Wonders – Yungang Grottoes

By |五月 2nd, 2015|Categories: Videos|Tags: , , |

The Yungang Grottoes (simplified Chinese: 云冈石窟; traditional Chinese: 雲崗石窟; pinyin: Yúngāng Shíkū; Wuzhoushan Grottoes in ancient time) are ancient Chinese Buddhist temple grottoes near the city of Datong in the province of Shanxi. They are

Chinese traditional architectural craftsmanship for timber-framed structures

By |五月 2nd, 2015|Categories: Videos|Tags: |

Description: Standing as distinctive symbols of Chinese architectural culture, timber-framed structures are found throughout the country. The wooden components such as the columns, beams, purlins, lintel and bracket sets are connected by tenon joints in

Wang Xizhi “Sheng Jiao Xu” 王羲之圣教序

By |五月 2nd, 2015|Categories: Artwork, Calligraphy, Imperial China, Tang dynasty, Timeline|Tags: , , , |

"Da Tang Sanzang Sheng Jiao Xu" 《大唐三藏圣教序》 is an inscription written by Li Shimin (597-649, an emperor in Tang Dynasty) to memorialize Chinese famous Buddhist monk Xuanzang (玄奘596-664 Tang Dynasty). "Da Tang Sanzang Sheng Jiao

Qiu Qijing Jade Carving 邱启敬玉雕

By |五月 2nd, 2015|Categories: Artist, Artwork, Featured Post, Jade, Modern China, Timeline|Tags: , , , |

Stones Having Body Temperature: The Statuary Art of QIU Qi-jing GU Zhen-qing QIU Qi-Jing employs jade, intelligent one in Chinese tradition, instead of plain rock, and endows stones with concrete, true-to-life temperature. Holding Chinese art

Collections of Ruyi 如意精品

By |五月 1st, 2015|Categories: Applied Art|Tags: , |

Ruyi (如意, lit. "as desired; as [you] wish) is a curved decorative object that serves as a ceremonial sceptre in Chinese Buddhism or a talisman symbolizing power and good fortune in Chinese folklore. A traditional

Collections of Chinese Paintings of Arahats罗汉图

By |四月 30th, 2015|Categories: Artwork, Chinese Traditional Painting, Paintings, Religious Art|Tags: , , |

明 无心道人 罗汉图卷376×27cm Ming Dynasty WuxinDaoren 元 颜辉 十六罗汉图卷 Yuan Dynasty  Yanhui 明 仇英 临贯休罗汉图 Ming Dynasty Qiu Ying 清 石涛 五百罗汉图四屏 Qing Dynasty  Shitao

Tang Xiuling Chinese Gongbi Painting 唐秀玲工笔画

By |四月 29th, 2015|Categories: Artist, Artwork, Chinese Traditional Painting, Featured Post, Gongbi Painting, Modern China, Paintings, Timeline|Tags: , |

Tang Xiuling, born in Zibo, Shandong in 1956, is now living in Beijing. She graduated from School of Art of Shandong Normal University and now is the experts committee member and standing director of China

Selected Great Pieces of Chinese Porcelain I 瓷器精品一

By |四月 29th, 2015|Categories: Artwork, Ceramics|Tags: , , |

Yuan Dynasty Painter Ma Wan 元代画家马琬

By |四月 28th, 2015|Categories: Artist, Artwork, Chinese Traditional Painting, Imperial China, Landscape Painting, Paintings, Timeline, Yuan dynasty|Tags: , , , , |

Ma Wan (马琬, 馬琬) was Chinese famous landscape painter in Yuan Dynasty (1271–1368) and he was also an accomplished poet and calligrapher. Ma Wan has a courtesy name Wenbi (文璧) and two pseudonyms Ludunsheng (鲁钝生)

The Lantingji Xu Copy by Feng Chengsu 馮承素摹蘭亭序

By |四月 27th, 2015|Categories: Artwork, Calligraphy, Featured Post, Imperial China, Tang dynasty, Timeline|Tags: , |

The Lantingji Xu (simplified Chinese: 兰亭集序; traditional Chinese: 蘭亭集序; pinyin: Lántíngjí Xù; Wade–Giles:Lant'ingchi Hsü; literally: "Preface to the Poems Collected from the Orchid Pavilion") or Lanting Xu (蘭亭序) is a famous work of calligraphy by

Tianhuang the Most Expensive Gemstone in China 田黄石

By |四月 27th, 2015|Categories: Artwork, Precious Stone, Sculpture|Tags: , , , , |

Tianhuang stone(田黄石) is one the most precious Shoushan stone variety which is traded in China as a gemstone and is used for carvings. The stone derives its name from its yellow color and the place

Classical Chinese Furniture Art 中式家具

By |四月 25th, 2015|Categories: Applied Art, Furniture|Tags: , , |

The Chinese  furniture, in principle, can be divided into five categories by their different functions: bed & couch 床榻類, desk & table 桌案類, chair & stool 椅凳類, cabinet 櫃架類, and miscellaneous category 雜項類.

Culture Shock – is Chinese contemporary art any good?

By |四月 24th, 2015|Categories: Videos|Tags: , |

The Chinese art market is booming. The last five years have seen it grow more than any other in the world, according to a new report from the European Fine Art Foundation. Most of

The Collection of Robert Hatfield Ellsworth 安思远藏品

By |四月 24th, 2015|Categories: Videos|Tags: , |

Published on Feb 20, 2015 Video: Christie’s is honored to present an international exhibition tour featuring the Collection of Robert Hatfield Ellsworth, a distinguished American scholar, dealer and collector whose groundbreaking work transformed the

Sotheby’s Masterpieces of Qing Imperial Porcelain from J.t. Tai & Co.

By |四月 24th, 2015|Categories: Videos|Tags: , , , , |

Exploring J.T. Tai's collecting journey with Sotheby's Senior Director Marcus Linell, and preview highlights of the sale with our expert Nicholas Chow.

Chinese Female Sculptor Xiang Jing 女雕塑家向京

By |四月 23rd, 2015|Categories: Artist, Artwork, Featured Post, Modern China, Sculpture, Timeline|Tags: |

Xiang Jing (born 1968, Beijing, China) is an artist based in Beijing working in sculpture. Xiang Jing graduated from the Department of Sculpting of the Central Academy of Fine Arts, which is located in Beijing,

Agarwood and Agarwood Carving 沉香木雕

By |四月 23rd, 2015|Categories: Artwork, Sculpture, Wood Carving|Tags: |

Agarwood(沉香), also known as oud, oodh or agar, is a dark resinous heartwood that forms in Aquilaria and Gyrinops trees (large evergreens native to southeast Asia) when they become infected with a type of mould.

Zhu Zhengming and Her Color On Silk Painting 祝铮鸣绢本设色画

By |四月 22nd, 2015|Categories: Artist, Artwork, Chinese Traditional Painting, Featured Post, Modern China, Paintings, Timeline|Tags: , , , |

Zhu Zhengming(祝铮鸣1979-) 2001 BA from Claborate-style Painting Studio, Chinese Painting Department, Central Academy of Fine Arts (CAFA); 2004 MA from Mural Department, CAFA. Exhibitions: 2012 The 5th Beijing International Art Biennale, the National Museum

Scholar’s Studio Art “Arm Rest” 臂搁精品

By |四月 21st, 2015|Categories: Applied Art, Scholar's Studio|Tags: , , , , |

Scholar’s Studio Art "Arm Rest" 臂搁精品 Arm rest (Bi Ge 臂搁) is an ancient Chinese writing appliances for resting arm during writing. In addition to preventing the ink stick in the outer sleeve, cushioning

Recent Exhibitions at the National Art Museum of China

By |四月 20th, 2015|Categories: Art Exhibition|Tags: , , |

1. Oriental Color Ink – Famous Shandong Painting Artists Academic Invitational Exhibition Show Time:2015-04-12 To 2015-04-21 Venues:Hall 13-17 This exhibition invites over 100 national well-known artists from Shandong and displays 140 pieces excellent oil painting

Chinese Oil Painter He Duoling and His Paintings 何多苓画作

By |四月 19th, 2015|Categories: Artist, Artwork, Featured Post, Oil Painting, Paintings|Tags: , , , , |

Chinese Oil Painter He Duoling and His Paintings 何多苓画作 Born in 1948 in Chengdu, He Duoling(何多苓) is among China’s most prominent contemporary realist painters. He is best known for his images of female nudes

Royal Seal Collections of Emperor Qianlong 乾隆御玺

By |四月 19th, 2015|Categories: Artwork, Imperial China, Qing dynasty, Seals, Timeline|Tags: , |

Royal Seal Collections of Emperor Qianlong 乾隆御玺

National Palace Museum Upcoming Exhibitions

By |四月 19th, 2015|Categories: Art Exhibition|

The Enchanting Splendor of Vases and Planters: A special Exhibition of Flower Vessels from the Ming and Qing Dynasties is on exhibition now till September 9, 2015. This exhibition mostly features porcelain objects from the

China Guardian Upcoming Auctions

By |四月 19th, 2015|Categories: Auction|Tags: , |

1. Chinese Painting and Calligraphy; Porcelain, Furniture and Works of Art; Chinese Oil Paintings and Sculptures; Rare Books and Manuscript; Jewelry and Watches Auction Date : 2015-05-16 To 2015-05-18 Venue : Convention Center, Beijing International

Sotheby’s Hong Kong: Chen Yiming – The World of Mortals • Dreamland

By |四月 19th, 2015|Categories: Auction|Tags: , |

The World of Mortals · Dreamland brings together 55 paintings in two distinct series recently completed by renowned Shanghainese artist Chen Yiming. Instantly recognizable, the paintings from The World of Mortals series are reminiscent of

Ming Xuande Porcelain 明宣德瓷器

By |四月 19th, 2015|Categories: Artwork, Ceramics, Imperial China, Ming dynasty|Tags: , |

Ming Xuande Porcelain 明宣德瓷器 The Xuande Emperor (Chinese: 宣德帝, 1399 –  1435), personal name Zhu Zhanji (朱瞻基), was the fifth emperor of the Ming Dynasty of China from 1425 to 1435. Xuande porcelain is now

Xian Yushu “Late Autumn Sentimental Poem” 鲜于枢《晚秋杂兴诗帖》

By |四月 18th, 2015|Categories: Artwork, Calligraphy, Imperial China, Timeline, Yuan dynasty|Tags: , , , , , |

Xian Yushu “Late Autumn Sentimental Poem” 鲜于枢《晚秋杂兴诗帖》 Chinese calligrapher Xian Yushu(鲜于枢 in chinese,1246-1302),also called Boji(伯机 in chinese), has artname is Kun xueshangming(困学山民 in chinese). He was born in Kaifeng, Henan province and grew up

Tang Dynasty Li Yong “Li Sixun Epigraph” 唐李邕《李思训碑》

By |四月 18th, 2015|Categories: Artwork, Calligraphy, Featured Post, Imperial China, Tang dynasty, Timeline|Tags: , |

Tang Dynasty Li Yong “Li Sixun Epigraph” 唐李邕《李思训碑》 Li Yong (李邕, 678-747) was a calligrapher, scholar and official of the Tang Dynasty. He was born in Guangling (广陵), in today’s Yangzhou (扬州) of Jiangsu

The Heart Sutra Carved in Tang Dynasty 唐刻本心经

By |四月 18th, 2015|Categories: Artwork, Calligraphy, Imperial China, Tang dynasty, Timeline|Tags: |

The Heart Sutra Carved in Tang Dynasty 唐刻本心经 中文:般若波罗蜜多心经 梵文:Prajnaparamita 英文:The Heart Sutra 中文翻译:玄奘 梵文翻译:不详(因为释迦牟尼佛用的语言是Magadhi,Sanskrit,即梵文,是后来的印度语言。所以佛教的梵文版本应该不是释迦牟尼佛讲经的那个版本) 英文翻译:English version from Edward Conze   中文:(此一句无中文) 梵文:Om namo Bhagavatyai Arya-Prajnaparamitayai! 英文:Homage to the Perfection of Wisdom, the

Tang Shiyi One of Chinese Top Dancers

By |四月 18th, 2015|Categories: Videos|Tags: |

Tang Shiyi One of Chinese Top Dancers

Incredible! See How Chinese Dancers Show Their Basic Skills

By |四月 17th, 2015|Categories: Videos|Tags: , , |

Incredible! See How Chinese Dancers Show Their Basic Skills amazing !!chinese dancers!!!Chinese Martial art + Gymnastics+Chinese traditional drama+Ballet

Chinese Water-Ink:Dun Huang (By Huang Zhulin) (Background Music : Dao Lang)

By |四月 17th, 2015|Categories: Videos|Tags: |

Chinese Water-Ink:Dun Huang (By Huang Zhulin) (Background Music : Dao Lang)

PAPER SCULPTURES (Chinese paper sculptures stretch imaginations in New York)

By |四月 17th, 2015|Categories: Videos|Tags: , , |

PAPER SCULPTURES (Chinese paper sculptures stretch imaginations in New York) The line of pure white busts sitting amongst the dust in Li Hongbo's Beijing studio could be found in any art classroom around the

Song Dynasty Ding Kiln Porcelain 宋定窑瓷器

By |四月 17th, 2015|Categories: Artwork, Ceramics, Featured Post, Song dynasty, Timeline|Tags: , |

Song Dynasty Ding Kiln Porcelain 宋定窑瓷器 Ding kilns were one of the five renowned kinds of kilns of the Song Dynasty (960-1279) in ancient northern China. Ding ware was mainly white porcelain.

Zhang Liang Jade Pendant Artworks 张良玉挂件作品

By |四月 16th, 2015|Categories: Artwork, Jade, Modern China, Sculpture, Timeline|Tags: , , |

Zhang Liang Jade Pendant Artworks 张良玉挂件作品

Award Winning Chinese Sculpture Artworks in National Art Exhibition

By |四月 16th, 2015|Categories: Artwork, Modern China, Sculpture|Tags: , |

Award Winning Chinese Sculpture Artworks in National Art Exhibition 中国全国美展获奖作品 袁 佳 复活的前奏(雕塑) 北京 19cm×120cm×50cm Sculpture ‘Prelude to Resurrection’ , Yuan Jia from Beijing 卫 昆  传说(雕塑)北京50cm×132cm×30cm Sculpture ‘Legend’ , Wei Kun from

Shi Tao Chinese Bamboo and Stone Painting 石涛竹石图

By |四月 16th, 2015|Categories: Artist, Artwork, Imperial China, Paintings, Qing dynasty, Timeline|Tags: |

Shi Tao Chinese Bamboo and Stone Painting 石涛竹石图 Shi Tao (simplified Chinese: 石涛; traditional Chinese: 石濤; pinyin: Shí Tāo; Wade–Giles: Shih T'ao); (1642–1707), born Zhu Ruoji (朱若極) was a Chinese landscape painter and poet

Yixing Zisha Artist Jiang Rong and Her Artworks 蒋蓉紫砂艺术

By |四月 15th, 2015|Categories: Artwork, Ceramics, Modern China, Tea, Timeline, Zisha Art|Tags: , , |

Yixing Zisha Artist Jiang Rong and Her Artworks 蒋蓉紫砂艺术

Outstanding Jade Art of National Palace Museum 台北故宫玉器精品

By |四月 14th, 2015|Categories: Artwork, Featured Post, Jade|Tags: , , , |

Outstanding Jade Art of National Palace Museum 台北故宫玉器精品 The copyright of following images belongs to Taiwan National Palace Museum and can't be used for commercial usage.

Yu Hui and Her Chinese Gongbi Paintings 喻慧工笔画

By |四月 14th, 2015|Categories: Artist, Artwork, Modern China, Paintings, Timeline|Tags: , , |

Yu Hui and Her Chinese Gongbi Paintings 喻慧工笔画 Yu Hui, the national first class female artist, was born in 1960 in Nanjing, Jiangsu Province. Now Yu Hui is a member of the Chinese Artists

Balin Stone Carving 巴林石雕

By |四月 14th, 2015|Categories: Artwork, Precious Stone, Sculpture|Tags: , |

Balin Stone Carving 巴林石雕 Balin Stone produced in Chifeng City of Inner Mongolia is one of the four renowned seal materials of China. It can be classified into bloodstone, frozen-stone and colorful stone. The

Scholar’s Studio Art Brush Pot 文房精品笔筒

By |四月 14th, 2015|Categories: Applied Art, Scholar's Studio|Tags: |

Scholar's Studio Art Brush Pot 文房精品笔筒

Tang Calligraphy Ling Fei Jing 唐灵飞经

By |四月 13th, 2015|Categories: Artwork, Calligraphy, Imperial China, Tang dynasty, Timeline|Tags: , , |

Tang Calligraphy Ling Fei Jing 唐《灵飞六甲经》

Yan Zhenqing Yan Zhenqing 颜真卿自书告身

By |四月 12th, 2015|Categories: Artwork, Calligraphy, Imperial China, Tang dynasty, Timeline|Tags: |

Yan Zhenqing Yan Zhenqing 颜真卿自书告身

Zhao Mengfu Calligraphy The Biography of Ji An 赵孟頫《汲黯传》

By |四月 12th, 2015|Categories: Artwork, Calligraphy, Imperial China, Timeline, Yuan dynasty|Tags: , , , |

Zhao Mengfu Calligraphy The Biography of Ji An 赵孟頫《汲黯传》 Zhao Mengfu (simplified Chinese: 赵孟頫; traditional Chinese: 趙孟頫; pinyin: Zhào Mèngfǔ; Wade–Giles: Chao Meng-fu; courtesy name Zi'ang (子昂); pseudonyms Songxue (松雪, "Pine Snow"), Oubo (鸥波,

Yan Zhenqing Calligraphy Draft of a Requiem to My Nephew

By |四月 12th, 2015|Categories: Artwork, Calligraphy, Imperial China, Tang dynasty, Timeline|Tags: |

Yan Zhenqing Calligraphy - Draft of a Requiem to My Nephew 颜真卿《祭侄文稿》 Draft of a Requiem to My Nephew Handscrooll, ink on pager, 28.3*75.5cm Author Yan Zhenqing

Wu Si Dong and His Lacquer Art 吴思东漆艺

By |四月 12th, 2015|Categories: Artist, Artwork, Featured Post, Lacquer Ware|Tags: , |

Wu Si Dong and His Lacquer Art 吴思东漆艺 Wu Si Dong was born in Fuzhou, Fujian Province in 1976. In 1997, he graduated from the School of Arts and Crafts in Fuzhou. In 2000,

Upcoming Events at National Palace Museum

By |四月 12th, 2015|Categories: Art Exhibition|Tags: , |

Reflections on the Emperor – the Collection and Culture of Mirrors at the Qing Court is open from May 31, 2015 to Feb 28, 2016 at National Palace Museum. This exhibition was divided into three

Dehua White Porcelain 德化白瓷

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Dehua White Porcelain 德化白瓷 Fujian Dehua, Jiangxi Jingdezhen and Hunan Liling are known as China's three major ancient porcelain cities. Dehua kiln is a famous ancient Chinese southern kiln that is located in Dehua

The Palace Museum’s Upcoming Exhibitions in 2015

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Shan Jixiang, the director of the Palace Museum, announced the upcoming exhibition schedule to the public. According to Shan Jixiang, the Palace Museum will open five new areas of the Forbidden this year. The new

Upcoming Events in National Art Museum of China

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Fascination of Writing – Liu Yi Calligraphy exhibition is open from March 31, 2015 to April 9, 2015 at the National Art Museum of China. This exhibition selects 140 pieces of Liu Yi’s work, which

Treasures of Chinese Porcelain

By |四月 11th, 2015|Categories: Videos|Tags: , |

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

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Arts: Ancient Chinese Art | The New York Times

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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.

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Hidden Meanings in Chinese Art

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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)

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The Art Of Chinese Painting

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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

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Chinese Landscape Painter Bao Chenchu 包辰初

By |四月 11th, 2015|Categories: Artist, Artwork, Featured Post, Modern China, Paintings|Tags: , , , , |

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

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Chinese Young Jade Carver Ma Hongwei 马洪伟

By |四月 10th, 2015|Categories: Artwork, Jade, Modern China|Tags: , , , |

Chinese Young Jade Carver Ma Hongwei 马洪伟 Born in 1975, Ma Hongwei (马洪伟)is a Chinese young jade carver.  He is accomplished in expressing the Chinese traditional bronze culture by jade carving. Ma started to engage

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Emperor Yongzhen’s Bao Sou(Seals Collection) 雍正宝薮

By |四月 10th, 2015|Categories: Artwork, Imperial China, Qing dynasty, Seals, Timeline|Tags: , , |

Emperor Yongzhen's Bao Sou(Seals Collection) 雍正宝薮 The so-called "Bao Sou "(宝薮) is a brochure that bearing an emperor’s seals collection. Before the Qing Dynasty there was no such a term called " Bao Sou " and

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Yixin Zisha Teapot Artist – Wang Yinxian (汪寅仙)

By |四月 9th, 2015|Categories: Artwork, Ceramics, Modern China, Zisha Art|Tags: |

Yixin Zisha Teapot Artist - Wang Yinxian (汪寅仙) Wang Yinxian is a famous Yixing Zisha artist, National Master of Chinese Arts Craft. Also known as Zhaoyang, Wang Yinxian was born in Yixing. In 1956,

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Chinese Painter Xu Lei (徐累) and His Artworks

By |四月 9th, 2015|Categories: Artist, Artwork, Featured Post, Modern China, Paintings|Tags: , , |

Chinese Painter Xu Lei (徐累) and His Artworks Xu Lei (1963-), born in Nantong, Jiangsu Province. In 1984, he graduated from the Chinese painting department of Nanjing Institute of Arts. Xu Lei has been

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Bronze ware in Taiwan National Palace Museum台北故宫青铜器

By |四月 8th, 2015|Categories: Artwork, Bronzes, Metal Objects|Tags: , , , |

Bronze ware in Taiwan National Palace Museum台北故宫青铜器 The copy right of the following pictures belong to their authors and no commercial purpose of usage is allowed. Late Shang Dynasty( 1700 BC- 1100

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Shoushan Stone Carving 寿山石雕

By |四月 8th, 2015|Categories: Artwork, Modern China, Precious Stone, Sculpture|Tags: |

Shoushan Stone Carving 寿山石雕

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Chinese Scholar’s Studio Treasures 文房精品

By |四月 7th, 2015|Categories: Applied Art, Featured Post, Scholar's Studio|Tags: , , , , , , |

Scholar's Studio Treasures 文房精品 In a Chinese traditional scholar's studio, there are a great variety of stationeries and study accessories. Among them, four treasures of study or four jewels of study is most famous.

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Jade Carving in Ming and Qing Dynasty 明清玉雕

By |四月 7th, 2015|Categories: Artwork, Jade, Ming dynasty, Qing dynasty, Timeline|Tags: |

Jade Carving in Ming and Qing Dynasty 明清玉雕

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Shoushan Stone Carving – Lin Shuyue 林树岳寿山石雕

By |四月 6th, 2015|Categories: Artwork, Modern China, Precious Stone, Sculpture|Tags: |

Shoushan Stone Carving - Lin Shuyue 林树岳寿山石雕 Shoushan stone is a kind of alabaster quarried from a mountain called Shoushan in the northern suburbs of Fuzhou. This craft is prevalent in the Jin'an area

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Northern Qi Dynasty Buddhist Statues 北齐佛教造像

By |四月 6th, 2015|Categories: Artwork, Imperial China, Sculpture, Southern and Northern Dynasties, Timeline|Tags: |

Northern Qi Dynasty Buddhist Statues 北齐佛教造像 Northern Qi Dynasty (AD 550 -577), was one of Northern kingdoms in Chinese Northern and Southern Dynasties period. After the minister of Eastern Wei dynasty Gao Huan's death,

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Chinese Painter Sanyu 中国的马蒂斯常玉

By |四月 5th, 2015|Categories: Artist, Artwork, Featured Post, Paintings, Republic of China, Timeline|Tags: , |

Chinese Painter Sanyu 中国的马蒂斯常玉 Sanyu (San Yu or Chang Yu) (1901–1966) (simplified Chinese: 常玉; traditional Chinese: 常玉; born 14 October 1901 in Nanchong, Sichuan Province) was a Chinese-French painter. Sanyu (or Chang

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Chinese Contemporary Art and Lin Tianmiao 装置艺术家林天苗

By |四月 5th, 2015|Categories: Contemporary Art, Featured Post, Modern China, Timeline|Tags: , , |

Chinese Contemporary Art and Lin Tianmiao 装置艺术家林天苗 Lin Tianmiao (b. 1961),famous Chinese contemporary installation artist,  was born in Taiyuan, Shanxi, China. She studied at Capital Normal University, China, and at the Art Student League,

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Chinese Contemporary Art and Lin Tianmiao

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Chinese Contemporary Art and Lin Tianmiao Lin Tianmiao (b. 1961) was born in Taiyuan, Shanxi, China. She studied at Capital Normal University, China, and at the Art Student League, New York. She has had

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The Missing Master: “China” in Zuoxiao Zuzhou’s Music and Art

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The Missing Master: "China" in Zuoxiao Zuzhou's Music and Art Zuoxiao Zuzhou in conversation with Michael Timmins. Moderated by Andrew Jones, chair, Center for Chinese Studies. The music of Zuoxiao Zuzhou, one of Chinese

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Chinese Ceramics exhibit at the British Museum

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Chinese Ceramics exhibit at the British Museum

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Two Great American Collectors of Chinese Ceramics: Morgan and Freer

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Two Great American Collectors of Chinese Ceramics: Morgan and Freer Pope Memorial Lecture Chinese ceramics specialist James J. Lally compares the aesthetic philosophies and acquisition practices of two great American collectors: J. P. Morgan,

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Christie’s Auction: THE PAVILION SALE

By |四月 4th, 2015|Categories: Auction, News|Tags: |

Following the success of the inaugural Pavilion Sale in October 2014, Christie’s Hong Kong is proud to present the second Pavilion Sale on 6 April 2015. Specially curated by Christie’s Chinese Works of Art specialists

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Christie’s Auction: FINE CHINESE WORKS OF ART FROM THE YAOGUSHANFANG COLLECTION

By |四月 4th, 2015|Categories: Auction, News|Tags: , , |

Christie’s Hong Kong is delighted to present Fine Chinese Works of Art from the Yaogushanfang Collection on 6 April 2015. Celebrating the spirit of yaogu, the pleasure of appreciating and admiring antiquities, the sale comprises

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Flights of Fragrance at a Fingertip: The World of Birds and Flowers in Painting, Tapestry, and Embroidery

By |四月 4th, 2015|Categories: Art Exhibition, News|

Dates: 2015/04/01~2015/06/25 Gallery: Exhibition Area I 208,210 ,  Taiwan National Palace Museum The beautiful colors of birds and flowers, being full of rhythm and vitality, always evoke images of beauty, which is why artists have

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National Art Museum of China Upcoming Exhibitions

By |四月 4th, 2015|Categories: Art Exhibition, News|Tags: , , , |

Leading on the Sea--Recent Work Exhibition of Shanghai Contemporary Chinese Painting Artists • Show Time:2015-04-25 To 2015-05-05 • Venues:Hall 13-17 Plain Grand Beauty-Luo Erchun Art Exhibition • Show Time:2015-04-25 To 2015-05-05 • Venues:Hall 1, 7,

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Chinese Oil Painter – Hou Zhimin 侯志民油画

By |四月 4th, 2015|Categories: Artist, Artwork, Featured Post, Modern China, Paintings, Timeline|Tags: , , |

Chinese Oil Painter - Hou Zhimin 侯志民油画 Hou Zhimin (侯志民)was born in Hebei province in 1968. In 2002, He graduated from China Central Academy of Fine Arts. From 2002 to 2006, he worked

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Modern Jun Ware Art Appreciation – 现代钧瓷欣赏

By |四月 3rd, 2015|Categories: Artwork, Ceramics|Tags: , |

Modern Jun Ware Art Appreciation - 现代钧瓷欣赏 Jun ware (Chinese: 鈞窯; Wade–Giles: Chün) is a type of Chinese celadon. The use of straw ash in the glaze bestows its unique blue glaze suffused with

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The Forbidden City: Inside the Court of China’s Emperors – Vancouver Art Gallery

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The Forbidden City: Inside the Court of China's Emperors - Vancouver Art Gallery

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China Furniture and Arts — Carved Wood Furniture: The Process

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China Furniture and Arts -- Carved Wood Furniture: The Process

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Hetian Jade Carving 和田玉雕

By |四月 2nd, 2015|Categories: Artwork, Jade|Tags: , , |

Hetian Jade Carving 和田玉雕

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Longquan Celadon 龙泉青瓷

By |四月 2nd, 2015|Categories: Artwork, Ceramics|Tags: , |

Longquan Celadon 龙泉青瓷 Longquan celadon (龍泉青磁) refers to Chinese celadon produced in Longquan (龍泉) kilns which were largely located in Lishui prefecture in southwestern Zhejiang Province. With those in other prefectures the

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Wen Zhengming Fan Painting and Calligraphy 文徵明扇面真迹

By |四月 2nd, 2015|Categories: Artwork, Ming dynasty, Paintings|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Wen Zhengming Fan Painting and Calligraphy 文徵明扇面真迹 Wen Zhengming (simplified Chinese: 文征明; traditional Chinese: 文徵明; pinyin: Wén Zhēngmíng; Wade–Giles: Wen Cheng-ming, 1470–1559) was a leading Ming dynasty painter, calligrapher, and scholar. Born

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Chinese Incense Burner 香炉

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Chinese Incense Burner 香炉

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Lacquer with Gold Relief 戗金漆器

By |四月 1st, 2015|Categories: Artwork, Lacquer Ware|Tags: , , , , , |

Lacquer with Gold Relief 戗金漆器 Lacquer with gold Relief (pronounce Qiang Jin in Chinese, 戗金,沈金、枪金) is a Chinese traditional craft and decoration technique that depicts a golden lines, small points on the lacquerware. The first

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Changhua Stone Carving Art 昌化石雕

By |四月 1st, 2015|Categories: Artwork, Featured Post, Precious Stone, Sculpture|Tags: , |

Changhua Stone Carving Art 昌化石雕 Changhua stone(昌化石) derives its name mainly from the place of production which is in Lin'an Changhua County, Zhejiang province. It is also one of four most famous seal stones.

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Chinese Art of Food Container- Cuan He & Cuan Pan (攒盒 攒盘)

By |四月 1st, 2015|Categories: Applied Art|

Chinese Art of Food Container- Cuan He & Cuan Pan (攒盒 攒盘) Cuan He (攒盒) is a very popular food container box that has different compartments. Cuan Pan (攒盘)is a set of assembled dishes.

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Chinese Surrealism Artist – Leng Jun (冷军)

By |三月 31st, 2015|Categories: Artist, Artwork, Featured Post, Paintings|Tags: , , , , , |

Chinese Surrealism Artist - Leng Jun (冷军) Leng Jun  (冷军), was born in 1963 in Sichuan. In 1984, he graduated from the fine arts department of Hankou Branch of Wuhan Normal College. Leng Jun

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Chinese Painting Show- How a Silk Painting was Made

By |三月 31st, 2015|Categories: Videos|Tags: , , , |

How a Silk Painting was Made Recreating a figure from a Chinese painting in the gongbi style (claborate-style painting). Gongbi paintings are characterised by meticulous brushwork and highly coloured palettes.

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China: West Meets East at The Metropolitan Museum of Art

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China: West Meets East at The Metropolitan Museum of Art 美国大都会博物馆中国文物精品

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Chinese Carving Art – Rhino Horn Carving (犀角雕)

By |三月 30th, 2015|Categories: Artwork, Sculpture|Tags: , , |

Chinese Art - Rhino Horn Carving (犀角雕) Today rhinoceroses no longer roam around on the landscape of China Proper along the lower region of the Yellow River. However, once they were very active during

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Chinese Traditional Metal Craft Gold Gilt(鎏金)

By |三月 30th, 2015|Categories: Artwork, Metal Objects|Tags: , , , |

Chinese Traditional Metal Craft Gold Gilt(鎏金) Gold gilt (鎏金) is a Chinese traditional metal processing technology, also known as Ormolu in the west. In China, the history of gilt technology can be traced back

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Chinese Ceramics – Famille Noire 素三彩

By |三月 30th, 2015|Categories: Artwork, Ceramics, Featured Post, Imperial China, Qing dynasty, Timeline|Tags: , , , |

Chinese Ceramics - Famille Noire 素三彩 Mille Verte, ( French: “green family”) group of Chinese porcelain wares characterized by decoration painted in a colour range that includes yellow, blue, red, purple, and green, the

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The Chinese Art of Yixing Zisha -Master Gu Jingzhou (顾景舟)

By |三月 29th, 2015|Categories: Artist, Artwork, Ceramics, Modern China, Zisha Art|Tags: , , , , |

The Chinese Art of Yixing Zisha -Master Gu Jing Zhou (顾景舟) Gu Jing Zhou (顾景舟,1915-1996) is the one of the most famous Yixing Zisha artists and master of Zisha teapot. He is member of the

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Qianlong Tianhuang Seal Set

By |三月 29th, 2015|Categories: Artwork, Imperial China, Qing dynasty, Seals|Tags: , , |

Qianlong Tianhuang Seal Set - Nine Reading Orders 田黄九读印 Nine Reading Orders 九读 is  a famous Qianlong imperial seal set which is collected in Taiwan Palace Museum.  The seal set consists of nine separate

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Chinese Seal Art

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Chinese Seal Art 印章艺术

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Chinese Seal Art- 25 Imperial Seals of Qing Dynasty

By |三月 28th, 2015|Categories: Artwork, Qing dynasty, Seals, Timeline|Tags: , |

25 Imperial Seals of Qing Dynasty (清代御玺) Chinese ancestors began engraving pictographs on tortoise shells and animal bones as early as the 14th century BC. The practice later expanded to include

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Chinese Music – Guqin Solo Mountain Stream 高山流水

By |三月 28th, 2015|Categories: Videos|Tags: , , |

Chinese Music - Guqin Solo Mountain Stream 高山流水 The Guqin is a Chinese musical instrument, also called a seven-stringed zither. It has existed in Chinese culture for 3000 years, and was the favorite instrument

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Chinese Art- Tea Ceremony

By |三月 28th, 2015|Categories: Tea, Videos|Tags: , , |

Tea Ceremony-Brewing Puer Cha (普洱茶)

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Moon – Solo Dance by Yang LiPing 杨丽萍

By |三月 28th, 2015|Categories: Videos|Tags: , |

Moon - Solo Dance by Yang LiPing 杨丽萍 Yang Liping (born November 10, 1958) is the director, choreographer and star of a performance art show called "Dynamic Yunnan" that has drawn sellout crowds all

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Chinese Art- Precious Stone Bonsais & Potted Landscapes 宝石盆景

By |三月 28th, 2015|Categories: Applied Art, Decoration Art, Imperial China, Qing dynasty, Timeline|Tags: , , , , , |

Chinese Precious Stone Bonsai & Potted Landscapes Precious stone bonsais were wildly used in Qing Dynasty palace furnishings to bring grand palace splendid living environment. In the north of China, there are four distinctive

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Chinese Oil Painter – Liu Hong (刘虹)

By |三月 27th, 2015|Categories: Artist, Featured Post, Modern China, Paintings|Tags: , , , , |

Chinese Oil Painter and Comtemporary Artist - Liu Hong (刘虹) Liu Hong, born in Sichuan province in 1956, is Chinese contemporary artist, well-known oil painter. In 1982, she graduated from the Department of Painting

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Chinese Music – Smoky Misty Southern China

By |三月 26th, 2015|Categories: Musical Instrument, Videos|Tags: , , , |

Smoky Misty Southern China - by top Pipa and Dizi players in China

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Chinese Ceramist and Zisha Art Master -Cao Yalin(曹亚麟)

By |三月 26th, 2015|Categories: Artist, Artwork, Ceramics, Featured Post, Tea, Zisha Art|Tags: , , , , , , |

Cao Yalin(曹亚麟), born in 1955 in Yixing, Jiangsu, is a famous Yixing Zisha artist,; researcher level senior teapot artist; Jiangsu Province Master of Arts. He is also a Fine Arts professor in Harbin Normal University; member of

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Chinese Lacquerware – Tick Rhino Lacquer 剔犀漆器

By |三月 26th, 2015|Categories: Artwork, Lacquer Ware|Tags: , , |

Tick rhino lacquer (剔犀漆器) is one kind of Chinese traditional lacquerware painted mainly with red and black color. To make tick rhino lacquer, craftsman first paint on the lacquer base with one color and then

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Chinese Tang Dynasty Metal Art 唐代金银器

By |三月 26th, 2015|Categories: Artwork, Imperial China, Metal Objects, Tang dynasty|Tags: , , |

Tang Dynasty witnessed the most sophisticated technology and unparalleled prosperity of gold and silver wares in ancient China. The unearthed relics showed that the gold and silver wares in the Tang Dynasty were not only

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Contemporary Chinese Printmaking Artist – Yuan Qinglu

By |三月 25th, 2015|Categories: Artist, Artwork, Featured Post, Modern China, Paintings|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Born in Quzhou Hebei in 1953, Yuan Qinglu is a famous contemporary Chinese printmaking artist. He is also a professor in the Fine Arts Department of Handan College, member of the Chinese Artists Association, China

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Chinese Lantern- the art of Chinese dailylife

By |三月 25th, 2015|Categories: Applied Art|Tags: , , , |

Chinese lanterns, also known as the palace lantern(Gongden, 宫灯), is one of Chinese traditional handicrafts in. The lantern handicraft began in the Eastern Han Dynasty (AD 25 -220), and flourished in the Sui and Tang

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Chinese Sculptor – Liu Dong

By |三月 24th, 2015|Categories: Artist, Artwork, Featured Post, Jade, Modern China, Sculpture|Tags: , , , |

Liu Dong, born in Luoyuan, Fujian, is member of Sculpture Professional Committee of Chinese Arts Association, and trustee of Fujian Shoushan Stone Culture Art Research Association. Liu Dong was invited to go overseas to do

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Spring River Flower Moon Night – Guzheng Solo Performance

By |三月 24th, 2015|Categories: Musical Instrument, Videos|

Spring River Flower Moon Night - Guzheng Solo Performance

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Chinese Musical Instrument – Guqin

By |三月 24th, 2015|Categories: Musical Instrument, Videos|Tags: , , |

Chinese Musical Instrument  - Guqin The guqin (古琴) -- literally "ancient stringed instrument" is a plucked seven-string Chinese musical instrument of the zither family. It has been played since ancient times, and has traditionally

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Top Chinese Jadeite Artworks

By |三月 23rd, 2015|Categories: Artwork, Jade, Modern China, Sculpture|Tags: , |

Top Chinese Jadeite Artworks

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Chinese Jadeite Carving

By |三月 23rd, 2015|Categories: Artwork, Jade, Sculpture|Tags: , |

Jade is often considered synonymous with China. The country’s worship and appreciation of jade can be tracked back about 8,000 years. Nephrite dominated the jade trade until jadeite was first imported into China from across

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Spring and Autumn to Warring States Period Jade

By |三月 23rd, 2015|Categories: Ancient China, Artwork, Jade, Sculpture, Timeline, Zhou dynasty|Tags: , , , |

Spring and Autumn to Warring States Period (770 BC - 221 BC) was an era of great change in Chinese history, in terms of the social system. It is a social transition period from slavery society

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Wang Jianxin-Xun Solo (China), earlymusic XII international festival, St.Petersburg

By |三月 23rd, 2015|Categories: Videos|Tags: |

Wang Jianxin-Xun Solo (China), earlymusic XII international festival, St.Petersburg

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Comtemporay Chinese Artist Yue Minjun’s Artworks

By |三月 22nd, 2015|Categories: Artist, Artwork, Contemporary Art, Modern China, Paintings|Tags: , , |

Comtemporay Chinese Artist Yue Minjun's Artworks Yue Minjun (Chinese: 岳敏君; born 1962) is a contemporary Chinese artist based in Beijing, China. He is best known for oil paintings depicting himself in various settings, frozen

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Contemporary Jun Ware Master – Fuli Yan

By |三月 22nd, 2015|Categories: Artwork, Ceramics, Featured Post, Modern China|Tags: , , , |

Contemporary Jun Ware Master - Fuli Yan Fuli Yan(阎夫立), male, born in 1950,senior ceramics artist. Fuli Yan is also a professor and director of the Center for Cultural Studies Ceramics, Zhengzhou University; National artist;

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Chinese Contemporary Ceramicist- Zhang Si

By |三月 22nd, 2015|Categories: Artist, Artwork, Ceramics, Modern China|Tags: , , , , |

Artist Zhang Si, Chinese famous contemporary ceramicist, Xun contemporary art pioneer, researcher. Vice president of the China Ceramic Art Committee, China Ceramics Association executive director, deputy secretary general of Chinese ceramic art master Union, China

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Chinese Art of Filigree Craft

By |三月 21st, 2015|Categories: Artwork, Metal Objects|Tags: , , |

Chinese Art of Filigree Craft Filigree craft, also known as fine gold craft is a long historical Chinese traditional handicrafts, mainly for the production of royal jewelry. Filigree combine techniques of weaving and inlaying

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Chinese Lacquerware Art- Carved Lacquerware

By |三月 21st, 2015|Categories: Artwork, Imperial China, Lacquer Ware, Qing dynasty|Tags: , , |

The lacquerware has a very long history in China. The earliest acquer-painted black pottery objects existed during the Neolithic Age. Ancient Chinese found that the sap of lacquer trees had a strong adhesive quality as

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Duomu Pot (多穆壶)- Chinese Pot Art

By |三月 21st, 2015|Categories: Applied Art, Artwork, Imperial China, Yuan dynasty|Tags: , , |

Duomu Pot (多穆壶)- Chinese Pot Art Duomu pot(多穆壶) is a popular type of pot in China during Yuan Dynasty (1271–1368),which originated from Tibetan, Mongolian milk product utensil. With the cylindrical body shape, Duomu pot

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Rhino Skin Lacquerware Inheritance

By |三月 21st, 2015|Categories: Artwork, Lacquer Ware, Modern China|Tags: , |

Rhino Skin Lacquerware Inheritance Rhinoceros skin lacquer, is also known as the tiger skin lacquer or pineapple lacquer. This lacquer craft originated in the Tang Dynasty (AD 618 - 907) and had made tremendous

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Chinese Lacquerware Art

By |三月 19th, 2015|Categories: Artwork, Lacquer Ware|Tags: , |

Chinese Lacquerware Art Paint coated on the surface of a variety of objects including everyday appliances, crafts, artworks, are generally known as lacquerwares. Lacquer is excised from sumac natural juice, mainly consisting of urushiol,

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Chinese Claborate-Style Painting Artist- Rongsheng Lin

By |三月 18th, 2015|Categories: Artist, Artwork, Featured Post, Modern China, Paintings|Tags: , , |

Chinese Claborate-Style Painting Artist- Rongsheng Lin Rongsheng Lin(林容生), now a full-time painter of China National Art Gallery and Beijing Tang Feng Art Museum; a member of the Chinese Artists Association and the

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What is Su Embroidery?

By |三月 18th, 2015|Categories: Applied Art, Artwork, Textile|Tags: , , , , |

What is Su Embroidery? Su embroidery (su xiu 苏绣) is the most celebrated of the four main styles of Chinese silk embroidery, hailing from Suzhou and the surrounding towns of Jiangsu province.

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Chinese Court Gold Art

By |三月 17th, 2015|Categories: Artwork, Metal Objects, Qing dynasty|Tags: , , |

Chinese Court Gold Art Ritual Basin Inlaid with Two Flying Phoenixes (Jinli shuangfeng yupen) Qing dynasty (1644-1911) Gold Mouth diameter: 43 cm, Bottom diameter: 32.7 cm, Height: 9 cm Item used in the

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Chinese Bronze Art- Bronze Mirror

By |三月 17th, 2015|Categories: Bronzes, Metal Objects|Tags: , , |

Chinese Bronze Art- Bronze Mirror Preceded the glass mirrors of today, bronze mirrors  have been found by archaeologists among elite assemblages from various cultures, from Etruscan Italy to China. Before western glass mirrors were

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Chinese Bronze Age-Bronze Ware Art

By |三月 17th, 2015|Categories: Ancient China, Bronzes, Metal Objects, Shang dynasty, Xia dynasty, Zhou dynasty|Tags: , , , |

Chinese Bronze Age-Bronze Ware Art The Bronze Age in China started in the late Hsia dynasty (ca. early 17th century B.C.E.) and lasted through the Shang (1600-1046 B.C.E.), Western Chou (1046-771 B.C.E.) and into

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Chinese Famous Painter -Chen Yifei

By |三月 16th, 2015|Categories: Artist, Artwork, Modern China, Paintings|Tags: , , , , |

Chinese Famous Painter -Chen Yifei Chen Yifei (Chinese: 陈逸飞; April 12, 1946 - April 10, 2005) was a famous Chinese classic-style painter, art director and film director. Chen Yifei is a central figure in

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Chinese Modern Ceramic Art

By |三月 15th, 2015|Categories: Artwork, Ceramics, Modern China|Tags: , , , |

Chinese Modern Ceramic Art

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Chinese Sculpture Art – Mogao Caves

By |三月 14th, 2015|Categories: Artwork, Sculpture|Tags: , , , |

Chinese Sculpture Art - Sculpture of Mogao Caves The Mogao Caves or Mogao Grottoes (Chinese: 莫高窟; pinyin: Mògāo kū), also known as the Caves of the Thousand Buddhas (Chinese: 千佛洞; pinyin: qiān

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Chinese Vintage Headwear Art

By |三月 14th, 2015|Categories: Applied Art|Tags: , |

Chinese Vintage Headwear Art

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Chinese Painting Art- Black Gold Thangka

By |三月 13th, 2015|Categories: Artwork, Paintings|Tags: , , , , , |

The charming and mysterious black gold thangka is one kind of painting thangkas, a typical Tibetan Buddhist painting art. Based on the black background, black gold thangka has a style of its own

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The Chinese Art of Ceramics – Jun Ware

By |三月 12th, 2015|Categories: Artwork, Ceramics|Tags: , , , |

The Chinese Art of Ceramics - Jun Ware The Jun glaze is a complex blue glaze which was developed in Henan province during the the Northern Song and Jin dynasties, occasionally with red streaks.

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Chinese Dancing-The soul of Peacock

By |三月 12th, 2015|Categories: Videos|Tags: , , |

Chinese Dancing- The Soul of Peacock

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Chinese Musical Instrument-Guqin

By |三月 11th, 2015|Categories: Videos|Tags: , , |

Chinese Musical Instrument-Guqin

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Chinese Musical Instrument- Xiao

By |三月 11th, 2015|Categories: Videos|Tags: , , |

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An Introduction of Chinese Yunjin Brocade

By |三月 11th, 2015|Categories: Videos|Tags: , , , |

An Introduction of Chinese Yunjin Brocade

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Chinese Dancing – Lotus Heart

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The Art of Chinese Fan-Moon Shaped Fan

By |三月 10th, 2015|Categories: Applied Art|Tags: , , , , |

The Art of Chinese Fan-Moon Shaped Fan “Shaken in hand and a cool breeze embraces you,” this is one description of the cooling power of the delicate Chinese fan. The history of Chinese fan

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Yang Yongliang and His Digital Visual Art

By |三月 7th, 2015|Categories: Artist, Featured Post, Modern China|Tags: , , , , , |

Yang Yongliang and His Digital Visual Art Yang Yongliang(杨泳梁), a young Chinese visual artist, was born in 1980 in Jiading,Shanghai. During his childhood, he had learned the painting, calligraphy and other traditional arts under

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Chinese Yunjin Art

By |三月 5th, 2015|Categories: Applied Art, Artwork, Modern China, Qing dynasty, Textile|Tags: , , , , , |

Chinese Yunjin Art Chinese Yunjin,or Nanjing Brocade, is soft and lovely as the clouds, more valuable than gold. Nanjing Yunjin refers to the incredibly beautiful brocade made in Nanjing, capital city of eastern Jiangsu

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Chinese Ivory Carving

By |三月 3rd, 2015|Categories: Artwork, Imperial China, Ming dynasty, Modern China, Qin dynasty, Sculpture|Tags: , |

Chinese Ivory Carving Hunters and fishers of Paleolithic age already learned to make use of the inedible parts of their game and work these into simple tools or ornaments. Ivory went on to become

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Chinese Contemporary Artist – Hua Tunan, a Brilliant Street Artist

By |三月 3rd, 2015|Categories: Artist, Artwork, Modern China, Paintings|Tags: , , , , , , |

Chinese Contemporary Artist - Hua Tunan Being one of the most brilliant Chinese young contemporary  artists, Hua Tunan(陈英杰) have created many talent artworks and made outstanding art achievements in his early 20's. His amazing

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The Art of Chinese Wood Carving

By |三月 1st, 2015|Categories: Artwork, Sculpture|Tags: , , , , , , |

The Art of Chinese Wood Carving The archaeological excavations show that the essential techniques of woodcarving had been pretty much complete at the time prior to Qin dynasty (221~207 B.C.E.). Carving in intaglio (yinke),

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Taiwan Puzhao Ceramics-The Art of Tenmoku Glaze

By |三月 1st, 2015|Categories: Artist, Artwork, Ceramics, Modern China, Song dynasty|Tags: , , , , , |

Taiwan Puzhao Ceramics-The Art of Tenmoku Glaze Founded in 1988 in Taiwan, Puzhao ceramic is devoting itself to the Tenmoku glaze porcelain and Jun ware with pursuit of the elegant, simple and unadorned porcelain

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The History of Chinese Painting

By |二月 28th, 2015|Categories: Artwork, Paintings|Tags: , , |

The history of Chinese painting can be compared to a symphony. The styles and traditions in figure, landscape, and bird-and-flower painting have formed themes that continue to blend to this day into a single piece

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Zao Wou Ki’s Painting Art

By |二月 28th, 2015|Categories: Artwork, Modern China, Paintings|Tags: , , , |

Zao Wou Ki's Painting  " 05-01-67" 80 x 65 cm. (31 1⁄2 x 25 1⁄2 in.) Zao Wou Ki(赵无极 Zhao Wuji) was born in Beijing in 1921. He studied at Hangzhou Academy of Fine Arts

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Chinese Young Ceramic Artist Wang Yong

By |二月 28th, 2015|Categories: Artist, Artwork, Ceramics, Featured Post, Modern China|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Artist Picture Chinese Young Ceramic Artist Who Am I? Chinese Young Ceramic Artist Being one of the most accomplished young Chinese ceramic artists, Wang Yong (汪勇) was born in 1972 in Jingdezhen, Jiangxi

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The Art of Chinese Ceramics

By |二月 28th, 2015|Categories: Artwork, Ceramics, Tea|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Chinese ceramic is one of the most significant forms of Chinese art. China is richly endowed with the raw materials needed for making ceramics. The first types of ceramics were made during the

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The Art of Chinese Bamboo Carving

By |二月 26th, 2015|Categories: Artwork, Ming dynasty, Qing dynasty, Sculpture|Tags: , , |

Chinese Bamboo Carving The status of the artisan class rose with social and economic progress. During mid-Ming, under the reigns of Zhengde (1501-1521) and Jiajing (1522-1565), different schools of carving arts emerged and established

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Qingtian Stone Sculpture

By |二月 26th, 2015|Categories: Artwork, Precious Stone, Sculpture|Tags: , , , |

Qingtian stone carving is one of the most famous handicraft works in China. It originated in Qingtian, Zhejiang Province, a county that is known as the home of Chinese stone carvings. Qingtian stone

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Ting Shao Kuang Heavy Color Painting

By |二月 25th, 2015|Categories: Artist, Modern China, Paintings|Tags: , , , , |

Ting Shao Kuang Heavy Color Painting Ting Shao Kuang(丁绍光) was born in Chenggu, a village located in the Northern province of Shanxi, China in 1939, but has been living in the United States for

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Jin Shangyi Painting

By |二月 25th, 2015|Categories: Artist, Featured Post, Modern China, Paintings, Timeline|Tags: , , |

Artist Picture Jin Shangyi (靳尚谊) Jin Shangyi Jin Shangyi (1934) hails from Jiaozuo, Henan Province. He completed his training at the Central Academy of Fine Arts in 1953. In 1955, he studied oil painting under

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Artist Zhou Fan

By |二月 24th, 2015|Categories: Artist, Featured Post, Modern China, Paintings|Tags: , , , , |

Artist Picture Zhou Fan (周范)is a rising star in the Chinese art scene – he is a young, yet extremely creative, Chinese contemporary artist. His paintings have attracted attention at exhibitions in New York, Germany

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Chinese Cloisonné Art

By |二月 22nd, 2015|Categories: Applied Art, Artwork, Enamel Objects, Imperial China, Ming dynasty, Qing dynasty, Timeline, Yuan dynasty|Tags: , , , |

Cloisonné is an ancient technique for decorating metalwork objects by using vitreous enamel. It has been also inlayed of cut gemstones, glass, and other materials long time ago. The cloisonné enamel object is

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Enamel Art II

By |二月 22nd, 2015|Categories: Applied Art, Artwork, Enamel Objects, Imperial China, Ming dynasty, Qing dynasty|Tags: , , , , |

Cup with Orchid and Rock Designs in Enamels on a Pale Yellow Ground Yongzheng Reign (1723-1735), Qing Dynasty (1644-1911) Late Yongzheng-era enamel porcelain combined poetry, prose, painting and seals into one graceful work

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Enamel Art

By |二月 21st, 2015|Categories: Applied Art, Artwork, Enamel Objects, Imperial China, Ming dynasty, Qing dynasty, Timeline|Tags: , , , , |

Metal vessels with a glassy coating on their surfaces are known as enamels or enamel wares. The techniques for their production, initially introduced into China from abroad, are similar to those of porcelains.

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Qing Tian Stone II

By |二月 15th, 2015|Categories: Art Gallery, Qing Tiang Stone Photo|

Qing Tian Stone

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Jade Carving IV

By |二月 15th, 2015|Categories: Art Gallery, Jade Carving Photo|

Jade Carving

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Jade Carving III

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Jade Carving

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Jade Carving II

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Jade Carving

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Jade Carving

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Jade Carving

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Qing Tiang Stone Photo

By |二月 15th, 2015|Categories: Art Gallery, Qing Tiang Stone Photo|

Qing Tiang Stone Photo

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