Tag: Chinese

Demonstrating Resilience During the Pandemic, the Market for Chinese Art and Antiques Reaped $5.7 Billion Last Year, a New Report Found

Get the Report in English: Get the report in Chinese:   Art sales fared better than expected in 2020, despite fears of a major market contraction, according to the ninth edition of the Global Chinese Art Auction Market Report, a partnership between Artnet and the China Association of Auctioneers (CAA). Chinese art and antiques generated $5.7 billion in auction sales around the world last ...

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Art Industry News: Chinese Tech Billionaire Jack Ma Has Taken Up Abstract Painting While Hiding From the Government + Other Stories

Art Industry News is a daily digest of the most consequential developments coming out of the art world and art market. Here’s what you need to know on this Monday, August 23. NEED-TO-READ National Gallery of Art Cancels Genoese Blockbuster – The National Gallery of Art in Washington, D.C., has canceled its highly anticipated exhibition of Genoese art, scheduled to open in September, due ...

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Oldest Coin Mint Discovered in 2,800-Year-Old Chinese Foundry – ARTnews.com

Archaeologists have uncovered the world’s oldest known coin mint, along with pieces of spade-shaped metal currency, inside a bronze foundry dating to 770 B.C.E. in Guanzhuang, China. Using accelerator mass spectrometry (AMS) radiocarbon dating, the new research, published this month in Antiquity, reveals the coin mint began operating between 640 and 550 B.C.E., after the foundry switched from producing other valuable items to creating ...

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Chinese Porcelain & Asian Art Auction News, eBay, Catawiki and Global Member Auction News

Visit Us At : https://bidamount.com/ & https://bidamountlive.com/ About this video: Welcome. About this channel. Regular weekly and bi-weekly videos from Peter Combs and Bidamount about Asian art and the auction market. With an emphasis on fine art, auction news, and art news from numerous auction houses and online auction venues. These videos focus extensively on the Chinese art market and the Japanese art market. Other ...

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Suzhou art exhibition on show at Shanghai Chinese Painting Academy

"Recalling Jiangnan in Three Lifetimes of Rebirth" is the title of an exhibition featuring more than 76 artworks created by 21 artists at the Suzhou Chinese Painting Academy.As an exchange event between Suzhou and Shanghai, the exhibition is running through to Monday at the Shanghai Chinese Painting Academy.Jiangnan, the region south of the lower reaches of the Yangtze River, has provided Chinese artists with poetic ...

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Ancient Chinese women’s lives through art

Zhejiang Museum / Ti Gong A painting by Qing Dynasty (1644-1911) artist Fei Yigeng depicts a woman looking out of a window at blooming flowers.  A rare exhibition featuring about 1,000 ancient female-themed paintings is underway online. Zhejiang Museum partnered with 32 museums and galleries across China to display ancient women’s lives through art.People can use WeChat to scan the QR code and enjoy ...

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Ancient Chinese master’s love of calligraphy, art and tea drinking

As a major personality of the Song Dynasty (AD 960-1279), Su Shi (1037-1101), a poet, calligrapher, painter, politician and gastronome, was a versatile sensation and considered one of the most significant figures in the profound history of classical Chinese literature.Together with his father Su Xun and younger brother Su Zhe, the trio were known as the “Three Sus,” and among the “Eight Great Prose ...

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