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  1. Air France celebrating Chinese New Year in high style on land and inflightRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    The Chinese New Year means the Chinese are saying goodbye to the Year of the Horse and hello to the Year of the Sheep. We discuss what this symbolizes for their culture and how the holiday promotes well-being and opportunities to thrive.

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  2. Made in China: New ceramic works by Keiko Fukazawa on view at the Craft & Folk Art MuseumRead the original story

    Friday Jan 29 | Art Daily

    The Craft & Folk Art Museum presents Made in China: New Ceramic Works by Keiko Fukazawa, the first solo museum exhibition of the Los Angeles-based ceramic artist. For the past three years, Fukazawa has visited Jingdezhen, China - the "porcelain capital" of the world - for artist residencies, where her observations of Chinese capitalism sparked a new body of concept-based work.

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  3. Chairman Mao and His Hundred Porcelain FlowersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 26 | The Huffington Post

    A few years ago, Craft & Folk Art Museum had a provocative exhibition of posters and sculptures by Russian artists made during the tumultuous years of Glasnost and Perestroika in the late 80's and early 90's, when Mikhail Gorbachev attempted to save the Soviet Union from collapse. Another rather provocative exhibition opened at CAFAM a few days ago, an exhibition that makes gentle --and sometimes not-so-gentle --fun of Chairman Mao.

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  4. Burnin' rubber! Shocking video shows workers frantically rushing to ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 23 | Daily Mail

    Emotional Celine Dion leads second day of mourning for her late husband: Star bids farewell to Rene Angelil after 22-year-marriage in touching public funeral Is this the end of El Nino? Nasa say phenomenon should start to disappear - but warn global warming means 'anything could happen' This is the shocking moment a lorry was captured on CCTV on fire as it passed through a toll booth. The vehicle, which was fully loaded with refrigerator compressors, was heading from Jingdezhen City in east China's Jiangxi Province to Hefei.

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  5. Chinese ceramics and enamel art bloom at L.A.'s Craft & Folk Art MuseumRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 22 | Press-Telegram

    In the storefront window at the Craft & Folk Art Museum in Los Angeles, a row of ceramic arms wave visitors through the doors. The appendages are presenting flowers in their extended hands while some lie scattered on the ground.

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  6. Keiko Fukazawa's ceramics are 'Made in China' by way of Japan and the U.S.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 17 | Los Angeles Times

    The Craft & Folk Art Museum presents "Made in China: New Ceramic Works by Keiko Fukazawa," the first solo museum exhibition of the Los Angeles-based ceramic artist, through May 8. Ceramic artist Keiko Fukazawa grew up in Japan and has lived in America for the last 30 years, but she takes her inspiration from China. She spent three years in Jingdezhen, known as a capital of porcelain thanks to a 1,700-year history of producing pottery.

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  7. Sotheby's to offer one of the most celebrated ancient collections of Chinese porcelainRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 14 | Art Daily

    Another Yongle piece of the early 15th century is an extremely rare Blue and White Moonflask, inspired by Middle Eastern models, both in shape and decoration, reflective of the then great trade links between China and the Middle East . Photo: Sotheby's.

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  8. New works by British artist Edmund de Waal on view at Gagosian Beverly HillsRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 13 | Art Daily

    ... Road: Journey into an Obsession (2015), traces the historical evolution of porcelain from its origin in Jingdezhen, China, through developments in Venice, Versailles, Dresden, Cornwall, and the Cherokee Country of South Carolina. From simple pairs ...

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  9. 4 up-and-coming artists to watch in 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 13 | Nuvo.net

    ... Baker got to witness Chinese methods of ceramics production in her residency at the Pottery Workshop, in Jingdezhen, China in 2014. It's possible to discover new creative pathways not just by being a student, but by teaching. Such is the case of ...

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  10. YuYu China Blue: Mark Cooper opens exhibition at the Yuan Art Museum, BeijingRead the original story

    Monday Jan 11 | Art Daily

    Mark Cooper, YuYu Boston Blue, 2013. Pine, silk muslin, etching ink on rice paper, metal brackets, drywall screws, ceramic, glaze, acrylic on canvas, casters, MDF, polyurethane resin.

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  11. The White Road: Journey Into an Obsession,' by Edmund de...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 25, 2015 | SFGate

    That something is porcelain, the translucent white pottery that's obsessed de Waal for his entire life. As a substance, it radiates the purity of something delicate and nearly weightless, seemingly ageless.

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  12. Re-see the world: Books on artRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2015 | Creative Loafing Tampa

    ... present-day travel and historical research, exploring the point of origin of Chinese porcelain production (Jingdezhen, China) and the cultural milieus where it became an obsession to simulate or collect the translucent, eggshell-like pottery, from ...

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  13. Can you spot a fake antique?Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 27, 2015 | Al Jazeera

    An artisan paints designs on a massive bowl in Jingdezhen, China. Once the ceramics-making centre for emperors, today the city is the hub for replicas and forgeries [Al Jazeera] It's a stormy autumn day in Hong Kong, but above the howling monsoon winds, there is a familiar noise in this Asian financial heartland - the sound of millions of dollars changing hands.

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  14. 'The White Road' is an obsessive journey into the world of porcelainRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 26, 2015 | Los Angeles Times

    In 1717, Augustus the Strong of Poland, a porcelain devotee associated with the Meissen facility nearby, developed a passionate need to acquire 18 large Chinese porcelain vases owned by Frederick William I of Brandenburg and Prussia. The vases were not for sale, so Augustus suggested a swap.

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  15. The European Obsession With PorcelainRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2015 | New Yorker

    ... potter's clay is meant to exist, like his glazes, in variations-and it takes its name from a mountain in Jingdezhen, China, where porcelain was first created, more than a thousand years ago, called Gaoling, which means "high ridge." The name was ...

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  16. 'The White Road' is a gorgeous odyssey into the history of porcelainRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2015 | Christian Science Monitor

    At once meditation, memoir, and travelogue as well as history, 'The White Road' is one of those unclassifiable books that simply astounds with the author's infectious love of his subject. Substances we now consider commonplace were once the foundations of fortunes and empires.

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  17. The White Road review: Edmund de Waal on the trail of perfect porcelainRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2015 | The Age

    Anybody who thinks the words spiritual and material correspond to separate realms of experience would do well to read Edmund de Waal. Of course, the idea of spirituality is home to as much cheap trash as any two-dollar shop.

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  18. British honored citizen of Chinese ceramics capitalRead the original story

    Nov 8, 2015 | Xinhuanet

    A dedicated British champion of Chinese ceramics, Rose Kerr, was awarded Monday honorary citizenship of China's porcelain capital, Jingdezhen. Retired in 2003 as keeper of the Far Eastern Department at the Victoria and Albert Museum in London, Kerr has been working as a lecturer, writer and independent scholar.

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  19. Pace London opens first exhibition of the work of Chinese artist Liu JianhuaRead the original story

    Nov 7, 2015 | Art Daily

    Pace London announces its first exhibition of the work of Liu Jianhua. Between is being presented at 6 Burlington Gardens, from 5 November to 23 December 2015 and coincides with the eighteenth annual instalment of Asian Art in London.

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  20. China Jingdezhen International Ceramic Expo opens in E ChinaRead the original story

    Oct 19, 2015 | China Daily

    Visitors view exhibits at the 2015 China Jingdezhen International Ceramic Expo in Jingdezhen, East China's Jiangxi province, Oct 18, 2015. The five-day expo, opened on Sunday, attracted more than 910 ceramic enterprises and trade firms from China and aboard. [Photo/Xinhua]

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