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Short Course Review「The Order of Nature: Geometry and Patterns」

In the morning of October 14, 2019, the Opening Ceremony of the second school year was hosted at the main hall of the historical house of the Peng’s Family in the old town of Suzhou. The traditional Confucius Ritual was conducted under the China Centre board director Mr Johnson Chang and Ye Fang,…

Decoding Royal Traditional Arts: Youth Summer Camp

The first week of the two-week programme, Decoding Royal Traditional Arts: Youth Summer Camp, opened at Yuan Centre, Suzhou on August 5th. This summer programme for Chinese youth marks the first collaboration between The Prince’s Foundation School of Traditional Arts China Centre and The…

End of year show in Suzhou, China

This June we held the first end-of-year show at our new China Centre in Suzhou. The exhibition showcased paintings and craft objects created by our full-time and part-time students. They include studies of Chinese patterns, hand woven textiles, ceramic tiles, marquetry boxes, Islamic Illumination…

Short Course Review「The Order of Nature: Geometry and Patterns」

From October 22 to November 2, 2018, Ms. Delfina Bottesini from The Prince's Foundation School of Traditional Arts taught the first course 「The Order of Nature: Geometry and Patterns」 in China Centre. The following is the complete transcript of the interview for Ms. Delfina Bottesini. Q: You…

The Prince’s Foundation School of Traditional Arts (PFSTA) China Centre launches in Suzhou

On 16 September 2018, the inauguration ceremony of the Prince’s Foundation School of Traditional Arts (PFSTA) China Centre was held in Suzhou Yuan Centre. The ceremony was hosted by Johnson Chang Tsong Zung, board director of the China Centre and director of the Yuan Centre. The event was attended…

HRH the Prince of Wales visits Degree Show 2018

Prince Charles, Prince of Wales speaks to artist Ashley Nandong as he attends The Prince's Foundation School of Traditional Arts degree show in Shoreditch on June 27, 2018 in London, England. The 'PFSTA' specialises in teaching, researching and promoting the practice and theory of the arts and…