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  1. The Merciless Ming: The Chinese dynasty was unspeakably cruel and...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | Daily Mail

    The Merciless Ming: The Chinese dynasty was unspeakably cruel and one of the most debauched in history - yet they produced the sublime art now on show at the British Museum On the night they were destined to die, the beautiful young concubines were treated to one final meal in the opulent dining hall of the Forbidden City. As its name suggests, access to this vast palace was denied to the ordinary residents of Beijing, but rumours had reached the outside world of the delicacies enjoyed at the imperial table.

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  2. The making of China: Mighty MingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 11 | The Economist

    FROM its early years the Ming dynasty was famous in the West for the magnificent-and inimitable-blue-and-white porcelain made in the imperial factories at Jingdezhen. European collectors discovered it while on pilgrimage to the Holy Land, took it home and mounted it in gold, believing it had magical qualities and could detect poison.

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  3. G2: Ming bling: As a blockbuster show of the exquisite Chinese...Read the original story

    Wednesday Sep 10 | Hispanic Business

    The word Ming conjures up precious, fragile, beautiful things. "Man breaks priceless Ming vase" was a story to remember in 2006, even though the three Chinese vases smashed by a clumsy visitor to the in Cambridge weren't Ming at all.

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  4. Monumental Fencai vase leads Chinese Art Auction at Skinner on September 17Read the original story

    Friday Aug 29 | Art Daily

    Skinner will hold an Asian Works of Art auction on September 17, 2014 in Boston, focusing on rare and important Chinese art, and featuring a monumental, Fencai, Imperial Qianlong period vase.

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    Thursday Aug 28 | Art Daily

    Freeman's Asian Arts auction will kick off the 2014 autumn season on September 13 at 10am.

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  6. 'China Mania! The Global Passion for Porcelain, 800-1900' on view at the Asian Civilisations MuseumRead the original story

    Aug 14, 2014 | Art Daily

    Porcelain with exquisite and intricate designs reveals the connections between many cultures in the Asian Civilisations Museum 's latest exhibition.

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  7. Story of ceramic artist Zhang LingyunRead the original story

    Aug 8, 2014 | People's Daily Online

    Zhang Lingyun is 40. It's been 20 years since the ceramic artist came to Jingdezhen, China's "porcelain capital".

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  8. Preserving the ancient traditionsRead the original story

    Jun 25, 2014 | China Daily

    When Li Jianshen founded Sanbao Ceramic Art Institute in 1998, the building in which it is housed was just an old house Li bought from some local farmers in the suburbs of Jingdezhen.

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  9. Xue Geng's Stop-Motion Film "Mr. Sea": The Beijing artist's porcelain ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2014 | Cool Hunting

    From the masters of Jingdezhen to contemporary artists, porcelain is intrinsic to China's history.

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  10. Health - the Best Gift for Father's DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2014 | I-Newswire.com

    Unlike mother, father always show his affection for you in an awkward and clumsy way.

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  11. Constant surveillanceRead the original story

    May 30, 2014 | Financial Times

    Yorkshire Sculpture Park has a strange new tree. Solid yet graceful, inspired by the street vendors of Jingdezhen in southern China, who sell wood for its beauty, "Iron Tree" is a collection of fragments held together with bolts.

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    May 25, 2014 | Art Daily

    Yorkshire Sculpture Park announces an exhibition by Ai Weiwei, opening in the Park's newly refurbished 18th century chapel following a 500,000 restoration.

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  13. My Home Life: Creative & Environmental-friendlyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2014 | I-Newswire.com

    Home Life Requires More Creativity A simple yet cozy home allows you to relax yourself from the rapidly and efficiently developed modern life.

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  14. My Home Life: Creative & Environmental-friendlyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2014 | CNN

    A simple yet cozy home allows you to relax yourself from the rapidly and efficiently developed modern life.

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  15. Graduates of UMA art program reflect on personal, artistic evolutionRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2014 | Kennebec Journal

    ... of her middle daughter to hang in the Katz Library. Adriana Love, of South China, got to study cermaics in Jingdezhen, China, and created a series of porcelain pieces by combining Eastern and Western techniques Love has a deep concern for ...

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  16. Palmer Scholarship recipients announced by TMARead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2014 | La Prensa

    Brown, a ceramics student at Bowling Green State University , will travel to China to visit the country's museums and participate in a pottery workshop in the city of Jingdezhen under the tutelage of Chinese ceramicists.

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  17. Baoputang Teahouse, Beijing: Pioneering a tea renaissance, focused on ...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2014 | Cool Hunting

    It is common knowledge that China is a land of tea. It's deeply rooted in Chinese culture and it's clearly an important part of the country's heritage, but when it comes to tea tasting, the story is slightly different.

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  18. FitzGerald Fine Arts' Contemporary Asian Ceramics Excite...Read the original story

    Apr 17, 2014 | PRWeb

    'We are seeing an increase in the recognition and collectibility of our artists,' noted Benjamin Walker, FitzGerald Fine Arts' Gallery Director.

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  19. Young artists freshen up China's souvenir shopsRead the original story

    Apr 16, 2014 | Xinhuanet

    The Letian Pottery Creative Market is held every weekend in Jingdezhen Sculpture and Ceramic Factory in central China's Jiangxi Province, one of several state-owned ceramic factories that sank in the tide of the country's shift to a market economy at the end of last century.

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  20. Ming dynasty 'chicken cup' smashes record in $36-million saleRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2014 | The Globe and Mail

    The Meiyintang "Chicken Cup" from the Chinese Ming Dynasty is displayed during a press conference in Hong Kong, Tuesday, April 8, 2014.

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