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  • Feng Jicai

    Feng Jicai

    Born in Tianjin in 1942 to a family originally from Ningbo, Zhejiang province, Feng rose to prominence as a pioneer of the Scar Literature movement that emerged after the Cultural Revolution.

    April 22, 2021

  • Yu Hua

    Yu Hua

    Yu Hua is one of the most famous living Chinese writers. He is widely regarded as a champion for China's avant-garde literature.

    April 7, 2021

  • Ni Dongfang

    Ni Dongfang

    Ni is regarded as the greatest artist of Qingtian Stone Carvings, one of the first national-level intangible cultural heritage items.

    March 30, 2021

  • Margaret Zhang named Vogue China editor-in-chief

    Margaret Zhang named Vogue China editor-in-chief

    Zhang was born in Sydney and grew up in the suburb of West Ryde in Australia after her parents moved from Taizhou, in Zhejiang province.

    March 3, 2021

  • Sha Menghai

    Sha Menghai

    The late master calligrapher and seal carver Sha Menghai is acknowledged for his robust but controlled style, his dedication to calligraphy education, and his theoretical accomplishments in the studies of ancient Chinese writings and Chinese cultural traditions.

    December 4, 2020

  • Ye Jianqing

    Ye Jianqing

    Since the end of last year until October, oil painter Ye Jianqing has devoted himself to depicting a world covered by mist, a spiritual shelter for people to seek respite from life's chores.

    November 13, 2020

  • Jiang Zhen

    Jiang Zhen

    Jiang Zhen,a bamboo engraving master who has been studying bamboo carving skills for 20 years in Quzhou.

    November 6, 2020

  • Qinghong

    Qinghong

    Qinghong became Zhou's youngest apprentice in 2013 and has since shouldered the responsibility of carrying forward the folk handicraft in the coming decades.

    August 19, 2020

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