Hangzhou’s Unique Bronze Carving Workshop Ends Successfully, Passing down Traditional Culture

The achievement exhibition of the second bronze carving workshop, under the theme of “Craft Masters and Their Apprentices”, was held on the morning of 13th August. Works of 25 workshop members from all over China were exhibited, sharing what they’d learnt during the past month. Bronze carving is a traditional cultural craft with a history of thousands of years. The

Hangzhou campus listed among 25 most important postwar buildings

Hangzhou in East China’s Zhejiang province unveiled the municipal rural revitalization bureau on Aug 10. The bureau was set up in response to the central government’s strategy of rejuvenating the country through science and education and innovation-driven development. In the first half of 2021, the per capita disposable income of Hangzhou’s rural residents was 22,631 yuan ($3,489.7), a 15.2 percent

Zhejiang sets out to renovate urban and rural images

A conference on urban and rural image improvement and future community construction was held in Tonglu on July 29. The reporter learned from the meeting that Zhejiang will make a strong start to promote great improvement of urban and rural images, improve the quality of future communities and high-quality construction of beautiful Zhejiang, and accelerate the creation of great urban

Large-Scale Cultural Promotion Activity “Asian Games 10 Cities Tour with Geely” Is Held

Large-scale cultural promotion activity “Asian Games 10 Cities Tour with Geely” started at Hangzhou OIEC Main Stadium and sailed to Shanghai, Xi’an, Tianjin and many other cities like a huge ship, carrying three Asian Games gifts: Asian Games Up, Asian Games Talk, and Asian Games Music. It has stirred up waves integrated with Olympic spirit and the history and humanity

Yue celadon on display at Zhejiang Provincial Museum

The Celadon Heritage Exhibition opened to the public at Zhejiang Provincial Museum on July 20. The exhibited ceramics, which have a greenish sheen, are known as Yue celadon, which originated in Shangyu district in Shaoxing and the Yuyao and Cixi county-level cities in Ningbo. The locations were part of the Yue prefecture in the Tang Dynasty (618-907), hence the name

Yan’an nostalgia

In the 1930s and ’40s, a new woodcut movement initiated by noted literary figure Lu Xun thrived in China. Woodcut prints were viewed as a medium to depict the plight of the masses and popularize the idea of a revolution. The movement became fashionable among young people who sought a progressive means to transform the country and people. Yang Li,

2021 Hangzhou • Season of Chinese Style Dance Coming

To help Hangzhou people better understand splendid traditional Chinese culture and appreciate the charm of Chinese style dance, HPAG introduces “2021 Hangzhou · Season of Chinese Style Dance” which is to be available from August throughout the latter half of the year. Six Chinese classical dance dramas are to be rolled out in Hangzhou Grand Theater, including The Red Dowry,

The 11th Jiangsu Book Fair Closed

On July 11, 2021, the 11th Jiangsu Book Fair was wrapped up at Suzhou International Expo Center. To echo the national celebration of the 100th anniversary of the founding of the Communist Party of China, this year’s book fair wished to “promote reading to pay tribute to the centenary and embark on a new journey”, and has attracted more than

Xiamen to build island opera house

The Xiamen development and reform commission recently issued a document listing the 20th group of municipal infrastructure programs – and a new construction project for an island opera house was included, adding to the East China Sea New City cultural and physical public architecture complex plan. Involving an investment of 437 million yuan ($65.55 million), the island opera house is

Nanjing: citizens visit the memorial hall for the victory of crossing the Yangtze River

On July 4, many citizens visited the Memorial Hall for the Victory of Crossing the Yangtze River despite heavy rainfall, in an effort to understand the battle on the river that was fought under the leadership of CPC through the artifacts. On July 1, the memorial hall was reopened to the public after a year and half’s renovation. Source: World Trade