Update from Quanzhou

The team in china sent through this great picture of the traditional chinese junk launch for CIMoCA. The launch went great and when the team gets back we will have a full overview of the entire china trip.

The Art and Islands Foundation Team at Quanzhou Academy of Painting with the Dean of the school and other professors

Today the team also visited the Quanzhou Academy of Painting where Eric was privileged enough to be taught some calligraphy by a master scribe. Although not feeling he was very good he says he had an amazing time at the school. We hope that CIMoCA will be able to encourage strong cultural links between the Channel Islands and schools like this in China. (see the CIMoCA page for more information)

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Renato Santarossa

With the sun still out to play today the Renato Santarossa art work in the office is casting beautiful patterns. If you want to find out more about Renato Santarossa why not check out our International Artist in Residence Archives.

In other news the team arrived in Hong Kong today stay tuned for updates from them!

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Beautiful Day at Headquarters

 

It is a beautifully sunny day today at Art and Islands Foundation today after all the rain this week the sun is a glorious reprieve. Shame it’s raining in London where the rest of the team are at least they have all the excitement of the China research trip to look forward to! Stay tuned for updates on the trip.

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Preperation

 

All are busy at the Pink Desk today with the final preparations for the research trip to China in full swing! Stay tuned for updates on the trip.

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