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  1. Ker-Qing! How sky-high prices for Chinese porcelain hurt museumsRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | South China Morning Post

    British Museum creator reflects on the enduring appeal of porcelain from China, and the difficulty of adding to its collections with auction buyers paying so much for rare items Wander around the Chinese porcelain section of any museum and you'll most likely only notice the aesthetics of the pieces, from the familiar blue and white pattern of a curvaceous Ming vase to the intricate images etched on a delicate Qing dynasty bowl. Not Jessica Harrison-Hall.

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  2. Art lovers gather at China's "porcelain capital" of JingdezhenRead the original story

    Monday Jun 8 | Xinhuanet

    Ceramic artist Lei Ming sells her creations at the creative market of Jingdezhen Pottery Workshop in Jingdezhen, east China's Jiangxi Province, June 6, 2015. With a porcelain producing history of 1,700 years, China's "porcelain capital" of Jingdezhen has attracted an increasing number of porcelain art lovers in an internationalized way.

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  3. Jingdezhen, China: The birthplace of a nation and its 'white gold'Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2015 | The Independent

    Note: We do not store your email address but your IP address will be logged to prevent abuse of this feature. Please read our Legal Terms & Policies It's Saturday morning and the town's creatives are packed into a large courtyard.

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  4. 5 Reasons to Visit JingdezhenRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2015 | Fodor's

    While there, he learns about his family history as well as the history of Jingdezhen's porcelain. On a list of China's most famous products, porcelain would probably be near the top.

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  5. Plucky outsiders take on Swiss giants at BaselworldRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2015 | Swissinfo

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  6. Engraved inscriptions reveal extraordinary 600 year journey of the Mahin BanuRead the original story

    Mar 14, 2015 | Art Daily

    In circa 1420 craftsmen from the village of Jingdezhen in Jiangxi province created a magnificent blue and white dish which would become known as The Mahin Banu 'Grape' Dish. The piece has passed through some of the most distinguished collections ever assembled and now appears in the Important Chinese Works Of Art sale at Sotheby's New York on 18 March 2015 with an estimate of $2.5/3.5 million.

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  7. Fired & Inspired Ceramics Exhibit to Open at Rough PointRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... MA), Judit Kollo (London, England), Warren Mather (Weston, MA), Marco Vargas (Mexico), and Zhu Yang (Jingdezhen, China). Allison Newsome (Warren, RI), clay artist and educator, is the guest curator. "We know that throughout her life, and even in her ...

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  8. Porcelain RebornRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2015 | North Coast Journal Weekly Politics

    Lacey mist clings to the forested watersheds that circle the city of Jingdezhen. Spindly smokestacks puncture the skyline like branchless trees, competing with modern high-rise apartments.

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  9. Bradford International Film Summit reaches across the worldRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2015 | Thetelegraphand Argus

    MORE than 30 international guests, including delegations from as far away as China and Japan, will arrive in Bradford for the International Film Summit. Among them are the newly-crowned UNESCO Cities of Film - Galway in Ireland, Sofia in Bulgaria and Busan in South Korea.

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  10. Global leaders in film and TV arrive for Bradford International Film SummitRead the original story

    Mar 3, 2015 | Thetelegraphand Argus

    ACTION: The first international guests arrive for the Bradford International Film Summit; with the clapper-board is Jade Chen Lin, director of communi-cation and co-operation for the Shenzhen Creative Culture Centre in China, with Liu Qiong, of the Shenzh LEADERS in film and television from around the world have descended on Bradford for today's start of the city's International Film Summit. Visitors have arrived from as far as China and Japan, and other guests include representatives from the newly-crowned UNESCO Cities of Film - Galway in Ireland, Sofia in Bulgaria and Busan in South Korea.

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  11. Sotheby's Hong Kong to offer an outstanding Guan Vase from the Southern Song DynastyRead the original story

    Mar 2, 2015 | Art Daily

    Sotheby's Hong Kong Chinese Works of Art Spring Sales 2015 will take place on 7 April at Hall 5, Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre, led by an outstanding Southern Song 'Guan' Vase from a Japanese Collection which has been unseen in the market for four decades, as well as two theme sales respectively dedicated to the Yongzheng and Qianlong emperors of the Qing dynasty, two of the greatest art patrons and collectors in Chinese history. Also noteworthy are a magnificent carved celadon, famille-rose and underglazed-blue 'boys' vase, the Robert H. Blumenfield collection of bamboo carvings in addition to imperial porcelains and works of art from a Hong Kong private collection.

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  12. Freeman's March 14 Asian Arts Auction to offer important imperial worksRead the original story

    Feb 21, 2015 | Art Daily

    Freeman's Asian Arts March 14 auction will offer an array of important and historic imperial works of art spanning several centuries that promises to attract the interest of serious collectors. The 652 lot sale will commence at 10am on March 14 in Philadelphia before the start of New York Asia Week.

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  13. Vessel of cultureRead the original story

    Feb 11, 2015 | China Daily

    Jingdezhen has for centuries remained a receptacle of Chinese porcelain culture. The city lures artists from home and abroad, who flock to China's china capital to create.

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  14. An Intimate Look at the People and Places Behind 'Made in China' LabelsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2015 | Wired

    Some of the industries featured are actually curious niche industries, rather than ones of massive output . This factory in Wuxi builds fake warcrafts, like this F-16, for advertising and for novelty uses like theme parks.

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  15. Christie's to sell 17th century porcelains from the Collection of Julia and John CurtisRead the original story

    Jan 23, 2015 | Art Daily

    As a highlight of New York Asia Week, March 2015, Christie's will present an important private collection of superb Chinese porcelain. An Era of Inspiration: 17th-Century Porcelains from the Collection of Julia and John Curtis will feature 95 lots, each vividly showcasing the talent and creativity of the 17th-century porcelain artisans.

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  16. Chinese Yuan Dynasty Treasures at Freer GalleryRead the original story

    Dec 8, 2014 | SCAtoday.net

    The Freer Gallery in Washington DC will showcase treasures from the Song and Yuan Dynasties this winter including ceramics and landscape paintings from the 13th and 14th centuries. The exhibits Style in Chinese Landscape Painting: The Yuan Legacy and Chinese Ceramics: 13th-14th Century will run until May 31, 2015 and January 3, 2016.

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  17. UNESCO designates 3 Chinese cities in its Creative Cities NetworkRead the original story

    Dec 11, 2014 | Xinhuanet

    Three Chinese cities have been designated as part of the UNESCO Creative Cities Network, the Ministry of Education said on Thursday. Suzhou and Jingdezhen in east China's Jiangsu and Jiangxi provinces are designated as "Cities of Crafts and Folk Art".

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  18. Smithsonian's Freer Gallery Showcases Chinese Yuan Dynasty Treasures This WinterRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2014 | PressReleasePoint

    Landscape painting has been one of the most celebrated accomplishments of Chinese culture since the third century, treasured by artists, patrons and scholars alike. Drawn from the Freer Gallery of Art's rare Chinese paintings collection-one of the finest in the world-"Style in Chinese Landscape Painting: The Yuan Legacy" is the second in a two-part series designed to highlight the evolution of landscape painting across more than 400 years, from the 10th to the 14th centuries.

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  19. Smithsonian's Freer Gallery showcases Chinese Yuan Dynasty treasures this winterRead the original story

    Dec 4, 2014 | Art Daily

    Landscape painting has been one of the most celebrated accomplishments of Chinese culture since the third century, treasured by artists, patrons and scholars alike. Drawn from the Freer Gallery of Art 's rare Chinese paintings collection--one of the finest in the world--"Style in Chinese Landscape Painting: The Yuan Legacy" is the second in a two-part series designed to highlight the evolution of landscape painting across more than 400 years, from the 10th to the 14th centuries.

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  20. Yule Log 2.014: Animation director and illustrator Daniel Savage...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2014 | Cool Hunting

    Just in time for the holidays, New York-based animation director and illustrator Daniel Savage is once again rethinking the iconic yule log through a series of digital shorts. Exactly one year ago Savage launched Yule Log 2.0 , showcasing the work of 66 artists of varying disciplines.

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