Nanyang A Century Blue & White Porcelain Collection
"Blue and white porcelain" is one of the famous porcelains in Jingdezhen, Jiangxi Province of China. It can be traced back to the Tang Dynasty at the earliest.
Jingdezhen porcelain is beautiful in shape, wide in variety, rich in decoration and unique in style. The popularity of blue and white porcelain is extremely broad. In terms of time, not only the official kilns of the Ming and Qing dynasties, but also all generations of kilns; in terms of region, it also has an important contribution to world culture.
Through foreign trade, blue and white porcelain was continuously exported and spread to all parts of the world, reaching the South Pacific Countries in Southeast Asia, the Near East, the Middle East, Europe and Africa. Southeast Asia is the so-called "Nanyang".
Blue and white items are also known as Kitchen Qing. During the British colonial period, large number of Chinese immigrant flooded into Nanyang to seek for opportunities. Blue and white porcelain is a material culture and a practical tool with rich practical value. It is the precious remains of Nanyang witnessing the footstep of the Chinese cultural development.
「青花瓷」景德鎮的四大名瓷之一，歷史最早可追朔到唐代，成熟於元代，盛興於明代和清代。 景德鎮瓷器造型優美、品種繁多、裝飾豐富、風格獨特。青花瓷流行的範圍極其廣闊。 在時間上，不僅遍及明清各朝官窯，也遍及各代民窯；在地域上，對於世界文化也有重要的貢獻，通過對外貿易，青花瓷不斷輸出，流傳到世界各地，遠達南太平洋、東南亞、近東、中東、歐洲和非洲各國。 东南亚就是所谓的“南洋”，在英殖民地时期因生活所需大量中国华人涌入南洋寻找机会，青花瓷是一種物質文化，是一種富於實用價值的生活用具，也见证了华人和侨生华人在南洋发迹的珍贵遗迹。
Date : Saturday, April 11, 2020, 10am onwards until Wednesday, April 15, 2020 9pm