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 Ivan Macaux (Journalist, Canal+) on 4 December 2014 before the opening of the exhibition of the wood figurines produced at the Jesuit T’ou Sè Wè orphanage in Xujiahui, near Shanghai.

The exhibition is organized under a partnership between the Musée des Tissus et des Arts décoratifs and Ecole Normale Supérieure de Lyon (Institut d’Asie orientale).

This is a short report for an international audience, with original soundtrack and English translation. The video plays on IE, Safari and Chrome, but not Firefox.

Cite this blog post
Christian Henriot (2014, December 5). CCTV report on the T’ou Sè Wè wood figurines exhibition. Blog Virtual Shanghai. Retrieved April 18, 2024, from

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