2021-12-08

Zhang Kai: adhere to the living inheritance of “clay figurine Zhang”

By yqqlm yqqlm

[context praising China] Zhang Kai: insist on the living inheritance of “clay figurine Zhang”

China Youth Network, Beijing, December 8 (reporter Tian Xinhe) Guo Moruo wrote a poem at the “clay figurine Zhang” color sculpture exhibition in 1963: “use clay to make human head Nvwa and flowers on Mingshan clay figurine brocade. Yesterday there was only one family, but now there are peaches and plums all over the world.”

“clay figurine Zhang” It has a history of more than 180 years since Daoguang was founded by Zhang Mingshan in the Qing Dynasty. As the fourth generation inheritor of “clay figurine Zhang”, Zhang Kai broke the original creative limitations of “clay” and gave “clay figurine Zhang” more forms of presentation on the premise of continuing and inheriting traditional crafts. He proposed that “clay figurine Zhang” comes from the people and should also be returned to the people “, expanding the traditional form of color sculpture on the shelf of” clay figurine Zhang “to more urban public spaces

today’s “clay figurine Zhang” has been handed down to the sixth generation. From the family inheritance a hundred years ago, to the later master and apprentice inheritance, and then to the contemporary “clay figurine Zhang” inheritors entering colleges and universities to inherit its skills and spirit in a more systematic and rigorous way

since the beginning of this year, chinayouth.com has continued to launch a series of reports on the network theme activity [inheritor’s remarks] of “praising China by context · inheriting intangible cultural heritage to the new generation”, and launched the topic of Youth Meeting intangible cultural heritage on the microblog platform. Netizens can learn more about intangible cultural heritage and feel the charm of Chinese excellent traditional culture through reports, as well as through messages, photos and other forms, Share your memory about intangible cultural heritage and make a new generation of Intangible Cultural Heritage Inheritance together

Zhang Kai: adhere to the living inheritance of “clay figurine Zhang”

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