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Folk Customs in Sichuan and New Year Paintings in Chengdu


Folk Customs in Sichuan and New Year Paintings in Chengdu

Exhibition Date

February 9 – March 9, 2018

Exhibition Venue

Public Place on the 4th Floor


Hang the spring festival couplets. People enjoy the benefits received from ancestors. The happy festival time always represents well-being and hope.

Paste the New Year paintings. Good fortune comes to the family. Peace reigns over the land.

The Spring Festival is the most important traditional festival for the Chinese nation. Along with the inheritance and development in the past hundreds of years, there appeared many colorful and joyous folk customs. New Year painting is one of them. The New Year painting originated in the Tang Dynasty and popularized after the Song Dynasty. And in the Ming and Qing dynasties, it became so popular as never before, which was a favorite artistic form among the folks. Chengdu New Year Painting has been firmly rooted in its local culture and featured by inventive minds, which vividly display the unique folk customs of Sichuan region.

Learn folk customs in Sichuan and appreciate New Year Paintings in Chengdu. Chengdu New Year Paintings Exhibition pays a New Year call!