The First Advanced Training Course of Research and Creation of Chinese Calligraphy on Bamboo Slip and Silk Opened at Confucius Academy

2018-07-31
The First Advanced Training Course of Research and Creation of Chinese Calligraphy on Bamboo Slip and Silk Opened at Confucius Academy

On July 6, the First Advanced Training Course of Research and Creation of Chinese Calligraphy on Bamboo Slip and Silk co-sponsored by Hunan University Research Center of Chinese Calligraphy on Bamboo Slip and Silk, Guiyang Confucius Academy Culture Communication Center and Hunan Museum opened at Confucius Academy. 36 trainees from across China will implement the 3-week research and innovation on Chinese calligraphy on bamboo slip and silk at Confucius Academy.

The current training course with the tenet of training backup forces for the Chinese calligraphy on bamboo slip and silk is available to those who have engaged in the research and creation of Chinese calligraphy on bamboo slip and silk and had certain creational and theoretical capacity. Through theoretical classes, creational practices, visit and study at museum, etc., the course is carried out by CONG Wenjun, CHEN Songchang, LIU Shaogang, LI Shoukui, FENG Shengjun, CHEN Sipeng, GUO Yongbing, and other distinctive scholars from multiple higher educational institutes upon invitation, providing comprehensive instruction for trainees on their research and creation of Chinese calligraphy on bamboo slip and silk ranging from ancient writings and bamboo slips of Han dynasty and from imitation of model calligraphy on bamboo slip and silk to calligraphic creation.

According to introduction, after the training completed, the works researched and created by trainees will be selected into the Work Exhibition of Trainees of the First Advanced Training Course of Research and Creation of Chinese Calligraphy on Bamboo Slip and Silk and exhibited at the Confucius Academy, Yuelu Academy, and Human Museum; those exhibited works of the trainees will be included into the Portfolio of the First Advanced Training Course of Research and Creation of Chinese Calligraphy on Bamboo Slip and Silk.