The white porcelain produced in Dehua, of eastern Fujian province, is traditionally termed "blanc de chine" (French for "white from China") for featuring a milky or pale white glaze, smooth texture and elegant feel.
Nearly 50 of the finest artworks ever created by artists from Shanghang county in western Fujian province are now on show in the provincial capital, Fuzhou.
Fuding is an area known to produce quality white tea, young or little processed tea leaves.It celebrated it proud tea culture at a ceremony on March 25.
The exhibition "Insight to Self, Ye Jinglyu's Portraits" is running from now to March 28 at the Shanghai Library. The exhibition showcases 62 photos of Ye, who was born in Fuzhou of Fujian province, which were taken between 1907 and 1968.
The first international porcelain contest, "Chinese white", was held in Dehua county in Fujian province on Tuesday. Porcelain made in Dehua county is famous for its shiny, snow-white color. It is as thin as paper and can produce the sound of chimes when tapped.
Despite the impressive expansion of the fair, the most eye-catching aspects remain the dazzling exhibitions of creative art works that use stone as a primary medium.