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Painting tutorial to celebrate the Spring Festival

Today is Chinese New Year – AKA– Spring Festival!

In celebration of this 2019 Chinese New Year, Asian American artist Anita Yan Wong created a brush painting tutorial– titled ” Plum blossom and bird” in celebration of art and Chinese culture with everyone.

The artist hopes to inspire more people to learn Chinese art with fresh new ways of teaching traditional art.

Let’s pick up a paintbrush today and make a “Cherry blossom/ Plum blossom and bird” Chinese brush painting together to celebrate this Chinese New Year/ Spring Festival 2019!

Wishing everyone a joyful and creative year of the Boar/Pig!

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Portrait of Yang Woxing

18 Amazing Paintings of the Ming and Qing Dynasties (1368–1912) – Faces of China

“Faces of China, Portrait Painting of the Ming and Qing Dynasties (1368-1912)” is Europe’s first-ever grand exhibition explicitly dedicated to Chinese portrait paintings. A selection … Read more

Studies in Chinese and Islamic Art

Studies in Chinese and Islamic Art: Chinese art

Basil Gray’s publications on Chinese and Islamic art have done much to introduce these subjects to a European public. This first volume deals with Chinese painting and luxury art.

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Ancient Chinese Art

Ancient Chinese Art

Explore Chinese art across the ages. Learn the six rules of Chinese painting and how many soldiers ore in a terracotta army. This book is packed full of priceless works of art from this great civilization.

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nude art in China

The first photographs of nude art in China (15 rare images)

Nude art in China: Artistic nude and human body model were introduced in China about a century ago by Chinese students who studied abroad and later returned bringing with them not only foreign ideologies and sciences, but also something more.

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