Collection of great masters across the millennium — More than 200 masterpieces of the classical Hunan calligraphy
On March 20, people are admiring ancient calligraphy rubbings. That day an exhibition entitled “Hunan Classics — Thousand Years of Hunan Calligraphy” opened at the Meilun Art Museum in Changsha.
Huo Guoqiang “Kunqu and Calligraphy” Exhibition opens at Suzhou Art Museum
On March 16, the calligraphy exhibition “Kunqu and Calligraphy” opened at the Suzhou Art Museum to celebrate 20 years since the Kunqu Opera was proclaimed by UNESCO one of the Masterpieces of the Oral and Intangible Heritage of Humanity, and to honor the 500th anniversary of the birth of Ming Dynasty dramatist Liang Chengyu
Beautiful women’s calligraphy! 50 works of fan calligraphy on display in Tianhe, Guangzhou
On March 8, International Women’s Day, Tianhe District Federation of Literary and Art Circles together with the Women’s Federation of Tianhe District held an exhibition “Warm Spring, Blooming flowers” — the 8th National Women’s Calligraphy Exhibition. 50 works of fan calligraphy by women artists are now on display in the lobby of the ground floor of Building No.1 of Tianhe District Administration.
Students wrote 80 scrolls of the Spring Festival couplets to welcome the start of the semester
Recently the Guangzhou Fangyuan Experimental Elementary School famous for its calligraphy held a Students Spring Festival Couplets Exhibition
Wang Yueling’s theory on the art of calligraphy
In the 1980’s Wang Yueling joined the army. In 1991 he worked in Kaifeng, where he immersed himself in Zhongyuan calligraphy community, absorbed the culture of the city, enjoyed the support and guidance of the great masters, he focused on studying calligraphy, and took to it like a duck to water.
“A Century of Kaifeng Calligraphy” art exhibition is now open
Kaifeng is famous for its calligraphy. There is an old saying among calligraphers that all calligraphers of China look at Henan, all calligraphers of Henan look at Kaifeng. On February 9, “A Century of Kaifeng Calligraphy” art show opened at the Kaifeng Art Museum
Artist Tee Ying Jie paints the language of the Gods
Columns of Chinese characters done with a meticulous hand fill up the wall behind him, and he presides over them all like a benevolent Master, dressed in a sombre dark shirt complete with slicked back hair.
Staying in character
Fong Sheeney holds great hope for the revival of Chinese calligraphy in a contemporary world.
Cheng, Azizah connect through Chinese calligraphy
Chinese New Year is a busy period for Chinese calligrapher, Cheng Ho Chung, 83, because there will be numerous orders for couplets and such with wishes for success, health and wealth.
Little-known calligraphy art skills of heroic Kublai Khan adversary
Wen Tianxiang (1236-83), the heroic official who resisted the invasion of Mongolian troops in Southern Song Dynasty (1127-1279), is rightly remembered in China for his patriotism, righteousness and loyalty to his people and land. Yet, little is known about his brilliant calligraphy skills.