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安克强 : 109个中国小木雕精美如人间喜剧 0

安克强 : 109个中国小木雕精美如人间喜剧

A presentation of the collection of T’ou Sè Wè figurines in Chinese on RFI (Radio France International)

French national TV station FR3 on the Lyon exhibition of the T’ou Sè Wè figurines 0

French national TV station FR3 on the Lyon exhibition of the T’ou Sè Wè figurines

French national TV channel FR3 broadcasted a reportage during its prime time 7:00-8:00 news on the Lyon exhibition of the T’ou Sè Wè figurines. The exhibition takes place at the Musée des Tissus et...

The People’s Daily at the T’ou Sè Wè wood figurines exhibition 0

The People’s Daily at the T’ou Sè Wè wood figurines exhibition

The People’s Daily (人民日报) was present at the opening of the exhibition of the T’ou Sè Wè wood figurines (土山湾孤儿院) at the Musée des Tissus et des Arts décoratifs in Lyon. The People’s Daily...

CCTV report on the T’ou Sè Wè wood figurines exhibition 0

CCTV report on the T’ou Sè Wè wood figurines exhibition

CCTV (Central China Television), the main state television broadcaster in China, attended the press conference by Maximilien Durand (director of the Musée des Tissus et des Arts décoratifs), Christian Henriot (Institut d’Asie orientale), and...

Interview with Christian Henriot in the Shanghai Liberation Daily (解放日报) on the T’ou Sè Wè figurines 0

Interview with Christian Henriot in the Shanghai Liberation Daily (解放日报) on the T’ou Sè Wè figurines

In its weekend edition of November 28, 2014, the Liberation Daily (解放日报), the most widely circulated newspaper in Shanghai (one million copies daily), published a long interview with Christian Henriot on the collection of...

Exhibition: Daily life in China. The wood figurines of T’ou-Sè-Wè 0

Exhibition: Daily life in China. The wood figurines of T’ou-Sè-Wè

From 5 December 2014 to 11 January 2015, the Musée des Tissus and Musée des Arts décoratifs in Lyon will host a special exhibition on a unique collection of wood figurines produced in 1938...

New book: Scènes de la vie en Chine. Les figurines de bois de T’ou-Sè-Wè 0

New book: Scènes de la vie en Chine. Les figurines de bois de T’ou-Sè-Wè

Who has not ever dreamed of discovering a treasure chest? During the winter of 2011, Ivan Macaux discovered a wooden trunk that belonged to his great-grandfather, Admiral Jules Le Bigot. The latter, commander of...

Did Victor Sassoon build his own memorial in Shanghai? 0

Did Victor Sassoon build his own memorial in Shanghai?

This is the argument that New York Times journalist Taras Grescoeoct makes in a recent paper on “The man who changed the face of Shanghai.” There is little that is not already known about...

Prelude to “The French Concession and modern Shanghai” Conference 0

Prelude to “The French Concession and modern Shanghai” Conference

This “Prelude” is the  opening to the conference  “The French Concession and modern Shanghai” (“法租界与近代上海国际学术讨论会”分会场会议) that took place on 27-28 May 2014 in Shanghai. Two doctoral students — Liu Zhe and Jiang Jie (both...

“The French Concession and Modern Shanghai” International Conference 0

“The French Concession and Modern Shanghai” International Conference

On 27-28 May 2014, the Institute of History of the Shanghai Academy of Social Sciences and the Institut d’Asie Orientale (Lyon Institute of East Asian Sudies) are organizing a joint international conference on the...