Rudong has received the honor of being dubbed “China’s Home of Folk Culture and Art” for the twelfth consecutive year in a row.
An exquisite kite exhibition opened on Jan 15 at the Nantong Culture and Art Exhibition Center in the coastal city of East China’s Jiangsu province.
A calligraphy exhibition with a Chinese New Year theme was held at Nantong Economic and Technological Development Area in the coastal city of Jiangsu province on Jan 13.
An impressive selection of Nantong blue calico scarves went on display at the Chinese Zodiac Art Exhibition inside the Palace Museum, in Beijing, on Jan 5.
A primary school in Nantong has introduced Peking Opera classes to its curriculum, helping students to develop an early interest in the traditional art.
The drama Fenghua Juedai (Unparalleled Beauty) was staged at the Gengsu Theater in Nantong, Jiangsu province, Dec 31, 2018.
Nantong Open University (NTOU) launched an education project of "Intangible Cultural Heritage into Classrooms, Inheriting Traditional Culture" on Dec 27.
A group of college students from universities and colleges in Hong Kong, Macao and Nanjing visited Nantong, Jiangsu province, to explore local intangible cultural heritages on Dec 24.