If you are interested in learning more about
Chinese printmaking today and other aspects of contemporary Chinese
culture, try these links:
British Library Resources
The British Library is a uniquely appropriate setting for
this ground-breaking exhibition of Chinese woodblock prints.
collections are unrivalled, with material dating back
Sutra is the most important printed item in the Chinese
collections. Dated 868 AD, it is the earliest surviving complete
and dated ‘book' in the world.
The World and Traditional Music collection of the British
Library Sound Archive is one of the world's largest collections
of recorded performances dating from the infancy of sound
recording to the present day.
Other web resources
Online provides information about China, the Chinese community
in the UK, Chinese businesses and business involved in trade/commerce
with China. There is a dual focus to the site: information
Arts Centre is the UK agency for the promotion of contemporary
Chinese art and interpretation of Chinese culture.
aims to promote appreciation and understanding of Asian countries,
their arts, religions and economies, and to foster closer
communication between the peoples of Asia and Europe.
A leading event in the international art calendar is Asian
Art in London from 6-14 November 2003.
Brunei Gallery is dedicated to showing historical and
contemporary work of and from Asia and Africa.
Supporters of the exhibition
The Muban Foundation
is associate organiser of the exhibition. This site will provide
access to their collection of Chinese woodblock prints, allowing
you to browse them online.
Our promotional partner, China
Travel Service & Information Centre Ltd, is supporting
the Win a Trip to
Shanghai Tang are also a promotional Partner.
Our promotional Partner. The Great
North Eastern Railway (GNER) provides high speed inter-city
train services along Britain’s East Coast main line
linking England and Scotland along a route of almost 1,000
miles. The onboard magazine Live Wire gave generous promotional