The Xiling inkpad, which originated in Hangzhou, is one of the top three inkpads in China, being neck and neck with the Babao inkpad from Zhangzhou, Fujian province, and the Longquan inkpad from Changzhou, Jiangsu province.
July 20, 2020
Mingxin Juepin, a precious orpiment seal carved by master artist Chen Julai (1904-84), was donated by collector Lu Jingqing to the Zhejiang Provincial Museum July 2.
July 10, 2020
Have you ever noticed an archway inscribed with the characters "西泠印社" (Xiling Seal Art Society) beside West Lake in Hangzhou?
June 11, 2020
A conservative approach and emphasis on innovation have kept many China's long-established brands on solid ground.
February 19, 2019
Wadang of the South Song Dynasty (a tile that both protected and beautified the edges of eaves on ancient Chinese buildings)
August 17, 2018
Seal cutting is a traditional Chinese art craft and Xiling Seal Club in Hangzhou is the most influential academic community where this ancient art form is taught.
June 14, 2018