​New Year Painting: a 700-year-old traditional Foshan folk art
Foshan China 2023-04-20 18:08

New Year Painting is a traditional Foshan folk art that dates back to the Song and Yuan dynasties, over 700 years ago. This art form reached its peak during the Ming and Qing dynasties. Artist Liu Zhongping, also known as the "New Year Painting Heroine", is breathing new life into the craft. With her bold and vibrant style, she is traveling across the country to promote this cultural heritage and keep it alive. Through her efforts, she hopes to bring New Year Painting back into everyday life and preserve this beautiful art form for future generations. Check out the video to know more about this intangible cultural heritage!

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