Paintings on Silk by Giuseppe Castiglione – A Qing Dynasty Court Painter

Giuseppe Castiglione (Chinese name: 郎世寧; pinyin: Lángshìníng) (1688 – 1766), was an Italian Jesuit missionary in China, where he served as an artist at the imperial court of three...

Special Presentation – Northern Song Celadon Dragon Bowl 【中英文版】

Gone are the apricot blooms, Touch of pink remains, Young verdant green fruits still tiny. Swallows dart gracefully over fields, Jade green river winding down cottages. With wind in the willow, The catkins wave away. Sweet...

A Chef Family Legacy – Shisen Hanten Szechwan Restaurant

Shisen Hanten Szechwan restaurant, led by executive chef Chen Kentaro at the Mandarin Orchard Singapore, has been awarded two stars in the Michelin guide Singapore 2018 for the third...

Treasures of Chinese Scholar’s Study

Prodigy Wang Zhu (Northern Song Dynasty) Encourage Learning You must study hard at an early age, Writings can help you live well in the world. All high officials under emperors, Are without exception scholars indeed. A...

Rubik’s Cube, Snow Mountain & More

Looking for some fusion style dishes? Look no further than Jiexianglou Chinese restaurant, nestled in Relais & Chateaux Seven Villas Hangzhou resort. Let’s take a closer look at their...

Colors, unlimited – Art for Autumn

Modern Chinese ink and color paintings opt for a more intense and sophisticated color palette, strive for optimum visual impact, reflecting a breakaway from the dominant scholarly monochromatic ink...