Cultural Activities

  • BIAN Liunian Erhu Concert Held at Confucius Academy

    On the evening of October 5, “Beautiful Night & Reminiscence of the Past Erhu Concert”, one of the series of activities of Music Trip in Xishan, was staged at Yangming Lecture Hall of Confucius Academy. BIAN Liunian, National First-Grade Composer and concert performer, along with such youth concert performers as LIU Yifu and CAI Jingdi, presented a distinctive Erhu special performance on the scene, and brought the lecture on Tell China’s Story

  • Chinese Zither and Flute Concert Held at Confucius Academy

    On August 11, “History Narrated through Music” Concert of Chinese Zither and Flute performed by WU Ruojie and ZHANG Jian was held at Confucius Academy. WU Ruojie, Chinese zither performer and president of Guizhou Chinese Zither Society, and ZHANG Jian, young Chinese flute performer, brought a feast of classical Chinese music to the audience at Yangming Lecture Hall of Confucius Academy.

  • 2018 “Cultural Journey through Action-Knowledge Guizhou of Confucius Academy”in Nanjing

    From October 16 to 18, the 2018 “Cultural Journey through Action-Knowledge Guizhou of Confucius Academy”, organized by Guizhou Provincial Department of Culture, Guizhou Provincial Administration of Press, Publication, Radio, Film and Television, Cultural Communication Center and Development Foundation of Guiyang Confucius Academy, kicked off in the city outside Guizhou for the first time with the traditional Chinese culture.

  • Confucian Cuisine Culture Presented at Confucius Academy

    On October 22, 2018 China (Guiyang) Confucius Cuisine Culture Festival and Confucian Cuisine Competition opened at Guiyang Confucius Academy. Confucius gastronomy is regarded as the “top cuisine of China” that originated from Shandong, the hometown of Confucius, and delicacies of Guizhou cuisine provide citizens opportunities to experience traditional Chinese fare.

  • Second Guizhou Go Invitational Tournament of “Confucius Academy Cup”

    On September 30, the Second Guizhou Go Invitational Tournament of “Confucius Academy Cup” hosted by Cultural Communication Center of Guiyang Confucius Academy was wrapped up. Forty amateurs with the highest level from varied places of Guizhou Province have experienced a three-day fierce competition, settling their respective score and ranking finally. WANG Xue, a player from Guiyang, won the championship of this tournament, while

  • Concert of ZHAO Jiping’s Works Held at Confucius Academy

    On the evening of September 28, the “Concert of ZHAO Jiping’s Works” was staged at Yangming Lecture Hall of Confucius Academy, gathering such artists as ZHANG Lie, National First-Grade Conduct and outstanding conduct of Chinese national orchestral music, SHEN Cheng, well-known Huqin performer and professor of China Conservatory of Music, and ZHANG Ningjia, famous soprano and professor of the Department of Vocal Music

  • Play of Ci Xin Guang Ming (This Heart
    Longing for Brightness) Staged at Confucius Academy

    On September 16, the original historical play Ci Xin Guang Ming (This Heart Longing for Brightness), sponsored by the Cultural Communication Center of Guiyang Confucius Academy, Guizhou Provincial Department of Culture and Zhejiang Provincial Department of Culture and created by Guizhou Repertory Theatre and Zhejiang Repertory Theatre, was performed at Confucius Academy. The play will run 10 performances

  • Guizhou and Cantonese Music Played at Confucius Academy

    On September 14, Guizhou Meets Cantonese - Intangible Cultural Heritage Music’ concert was held at Guiyang Confucius Academy. Based on the theme of intangible cultural heritage, Windpipe Chinese Music Ensemble from Hong Kong and Chinese Orchestra of Guizhou Province presented a musical feast to their audience from Guiyang.The event was hosted by Hong Kong Economic and Trade Office in Chengdu (CDETO) of the Government of Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR)

  • Exhibition of LIANG Shuming’s Life Stories Opened at Confucius Academy

    On September 8, Has Man a Future: Exhibition of LIANG Shuming’s Life Stories opened at Confucius Academy. More than one hundred precious photos recording important moments in Liang’s life and some of Liang’s works are exhibited. It is the first time that his handouts for the course “History of Confucian Ideology” at Peking University in 1923 are shown. The exhibition will last until December and citizens are welcomed to pay a visit.LIANG Shuming, a well-known Chinese thinker, philosopher, educator, social activist and one of the early representatives of modern Neo-Confucianism

  • Children’s Art Exhibition Opened at Art Hall of Confucius Academy

    On September 8, a children’s art exhibition, themed as “A Distinctive and Proud Art Student” and hosted by Cultural Communication Center of Guiyang Confucius Academy, opened at Art Hall of Confucius Academy. Little artists from Arts’ School, a cultural and art training school, brought more than 160 works and presented a world of the wildest fantasies, of naivety and of fun to the public.Children expressed what they saw, heard and thought in various forms including oil painting, prints sketches and sculptures.

  • The “Little Successor of New Six Arts” Come Into Being

    On August 30, the Guiyang Confucius Academy held the First Children’s Competition of Traditional Chinese Folk Music Instruments “Searching for Little Successor of New Six Arts” and Recital. Through fierce competition, 13 contestants and three Chinese orchestras respectively won the titles of champion, second-place and third place in the Toddler Group, Kids Group and Teenage Group.

  • Confucius Academy Holds
    “Chanting of Classics in School-Opening Season”

    On September 1, Guiyang Confucius Academy held the “Chanting of Classics in School-Opening Season”. Over 500 pupils from Guiyang City No. 4 Experimental Primary School and Jing Yang School Primary Section finished their school-opening first class in the experiences of chanting of classics, oral reading of masters, Shuo Wen Jie Zi (Word and Expressions), and traditional etiquettes.

  • Concert of Pipa Classics Performed by YANG Jing and Her Students

    In the evening of July 15, “Yuan Fang De Ke Ren Qing Ni Liu Xia Lai” (Guest from far away, please stay) Concert of Pipa Classics Performed by YANG Jing and Her Students held at Guiyang Confucius Academy. YANG Jing, well-known Pipa Concert Performer, Professor and master and doctorial tutor of China Conservatory of Music, and her students performed several beautiful

  • National Invitational Exhibition of Calligraphy on Bamboo Slip and Silk Opened at Confucius Academy

    On July 21, 2018, Qin Feng Chu Yun (Charm of Qin and Chu) -National Invitational Exhibition of Calligraphy on Bamboo Slip and Silk was opened at Confucius Academy. The current exhibition is an itinerant exhibition and the exhibition at Confucius Academy is the first one lasting till August 22. Then, there will be exhibitions held at Shandong Museum and Hunan Yuelu Academy successively.

  • Chinese National Vocal Concert Held at Confucius Academy

    On May 27, Confucius Academy Chinese Music Promotion and Research Institute and China Conservatory of Music Postgraduate Academy jointly held the initial special vocal concert ---“Music Trip in Xishan Chinese National Vocal Concert” at Confucius Academy Yang Ming Auditorium. HUANG Xu, Popular Candidate of CCTV Avenue of Stars, DIE Dangjiu and A Youduo, excellent singers of Miao nationality, MU Weiping, well-known tenor singer, and Professor ZHOU Qiang

  • Announcement on Award Results of the First Guizhou “Confucius Academy Cup” Culture and Tourism Innovative Design Competition

    On July 2, the award results of the 2018 First Guizhou “Confucius Academy Cup” Culture and Tourism Innovative Design Competition were announced. On the award issuing ceremony held at Confucius Academy, the competition organizing committee issued certificates and prizes for the award-winning contestants of 47 entries, including Le Qu Lun Yu (Learn the Analects of Confucius with Fun), He Yi Chi (Unity Ruler), Meng Kong U-Pan (Cute Confucius USD Flash Disk).

  • Chanting of Classical Chinese Poems on Dragon Boat Festival at Confucius Academy Traversing Through History with Poetry

    On June 16, the Confucius Academy Classical Chinese Poems Vocal Concert, one of the series of activities of “Musical Trip in Xishan”, kicks off at Guiyang Confucius Academy. WANG Sufen, Professor of China Conservatory of Music, well-known soprano singer and Chinese Classical Poems expert, together with her students stared the performance, providing audience with a visual and audio feast integrating with literature, music and performance.

  • Musical Appreciation in Midsummer Night Summer Solstice Classical Concert Held in Confucius Academy

    On June 23, the 2018 “Summer of Music and Joy” Summer Solstice Classical Concert as one of a series of activities of “Musical Trip in Xishan” was held at the Guiyang Confucius Academy. LIAO Haoyue, a Chinese violinist studied in Austria, leads performers and new forces in the music circle and gets together in Guiyang Confucius Academy, so as to bring to audience a feast of European classical music.

  • “4.23 World Reading Day” Nationwide Reading Promotion Activities of Confucius Academy Kicks Off

    On April 21, the “4?23 World Reading Day” Nationwide Reading Promotion Activities hosted by the Confucius Academy kicks off. It lasts for three days, welcoming visitors.In such event, Confucius Academy Library has selected five “Reading Talents”, that is, LI Jianyong, XU Lin, ZHAO Aixia, XU Guoqing, and MO Haiping, on the basis of reader’s quantity and creditworthiness of book borrowing since the opening of the library and issued awards to them.

  • Special Exhibition of “Legend of Lamp -Oil Lamp Painted by Contemporary Artists” Kicks off in Guiyang Confucius Academy

    On April 29, hosted by the Culture Communication Center of Guiyang Confucius Academy and the Museum of Oil Lamps and contracted by the Calligraphy and Paintings Research Institute of Confucius Academy and Chen Lyusheng Art Museum, Xishan Hanji Special Exhibition of “Legend of Lamp -Oil Lamp Painted by Contemporary Artists” kicks off in Guiyang Confucius Academy, lasting for one month and free to visitors.

  • “Confucius Academy Cup” Guizhou Province Weiqi Invitational Tournament Kicks off in Guiyang Confucius Academy

    From January 4 to January 6, “Confucius Academy Cup” Guizhou Province Weiqi Invitational Tournament hosted by the Culture Communication Center of Guiyang Confucius Academy kicks off in Guiyang Confucius Academy.In the current tournament, 38 amateur Weiqi players attracted from around Guizhou province compete for the individual event, 20 invited fans for the special invitational event, and 50 children for the youth class event. The participants include the Weiqi players aged from 4 to 60, covering the varied age groups of the senior, the middle-aged, and the youth. There are about 1,000 visitors, witnessing the events, attending the lectures, and experiencing the Weiqi interactivities.

  • 2017 Grand Confucius Ceremony of Confucius Academy and “First Writing Ceremony” Opened

    At the 2,568th anniversary of Confucius’ Birthday on September 28 and the fifth anniversary of the establishment of Guiyang Confucius Academy, the 2017 Grand Confucius Ceremony of Confucius Academy and “First Writing Ceremony” is held at the Etiquette Square of Confucius Academy.

  • The Third National Joint Conference of Confucian Societies held at Guiyang Confucius Academy

    The Third National Joint Conference of Confucian Societies and the Seminar on Confucian Culture and Core Values is held at Guiyang Confucius Academy on August 19, 2015. The conference lasts two days; over 40 Confucian societies from all provinces, cities and regions of the country, and hundreds of experts and scholars gather together to have lively discussion and make experience sharing on “Contemporary Confucianism and Socialist Core Values”.

  • Confucius Academy Holds “Confucius of the World · International Cartoon Contest”

  • “Confucius Academy ·Travel for Wang Yangming’s Philosophy of Mind” Officially Set Out

  • 2017 Grand Confucius Ceremony of Confucius Academy and “First Writing Ceremony” Opened

  • 2017 Highlights of National Network Media on Wang Yangming’s Philosophy of Mind in Guizhou Initiated

    On September 27, the 2017 Highlights of National Network Media on Wang Yangming’s Philosophy of Mind in Guizhou is initiated. Over 30 network media representatives across China get together in Guizhou for the activity subject of “Humanity in Guizhou and Unity of Knowing and Doing”, initiating the root-seeking tour on Wang Yangming’s Philosophy of Mind and exploring the new story, new highlights and new looks of cultural development in Guizhou.

  • Wang Yangming International Cartoon Exhibition Opens

  • Network Media Reporters From Around China Visit Xiuwen, the “Holly Land of the Learning of Wang Yangming”

  • “Confucius Academy ·Travel for Knowledge and Action on Guizhou Cultures -Approaching the Places of Guizhou” Initiated

    On March 21, the press conference of “Confucius Academy ·Travel for Knowledge and Action on Guizhou Cultures -Approaching the Places of Guizhou” is held, marking the official initiation of the event themed “Awareness on Courtesy and Shame and Emphasis on Virtue and Good”.

  • The First Book Fair of Confucius Academy ·Traditional Chinese Culture Opened

    On October 16, the First Book Fair of Confucius Academy ·Traditional Chinese Culture is opened at Confucius Academy, Guiyang.Such event is sponsored by Guizhou Provincial Administration of Press, Publication, Radio, Film and Television, Guangming Daily Newspaper Office, and Guiyang Municipal People’s Government. The Book Fair provides 11 exhibition areas and over thousand of exhibitions stands and booths,

  • Original Historical Drama Ci Xin Guang Ming of Confucius Academy Debuts

    In the evening of May 25, Ci Xin Guang Ming, an original historical drama of Confucius Academy with the main creative personnel of LI Baoqun, a well-known scriptwriter, and GONG Xiaodong, a well-known director, is debuted, helping the audience to “retrace” Wang Yangming’s road.