A TV program titled China in Poetry and Painting that explores the romantic connection between the type of literature and the work of visual art in China's history is now airing on China Central Television.
A famous painting of the Southern Song Dynasty The Autumn Landscape, a national treasure on loan from the Palace Museum in Beijing, is on display in Hong Kong Palace Museum. A steady stream of visitors came to see the painting, which sets off a cultural heritage boom in Hong Kong SAR.
ANN/CHINA DAILY – Porcelain, one of ancient China’s oldest and greatest inventions, has played a significant role in the country’s long history. The word “porcelain” was probably first used by the celebrated traveller Marco Polo when he brought it from China to Europe in the 14th Century and called it porcellana – the Italian term […]
Researchers began the salvage of cultural relics on Thursday from a shipwreck of the Yuan Dynasty (1271-1368) off the coast of Fujian province, hoping to reveal treasures of the ancient Maritime Silk Road.
As the Hangzhou branch of the China National Archives of Publications and Culture welcomed its first visitors in early August, it became another landmark in the capital city of East China's Zhejiang province.