土與火——中國陶瓷 Earth and Fire, Chinese Porcelain

 

土與火——中國陶瓷 

土與火是人類賴以生存的必備條件,也是人類文明之根。中國陶瓷正是先輩們將這二者完美結合創造出的傑作。中國陶瓷産歷史悠久,源遠流長,經歷暸由陶到瓷,由低級到高級到發展過程。瓷器是中國古代偉大發明, 

在世界物質文化發展史上占有重要的歷史地位。陶瓷在精細繁多的工藝流程裏聚合了無數工匠的心血,在一代又一代人的鍛造和摩畫中凝練為“土與火的精靈”。古今中外,無論是帝王將相、文化名人還是陶瓷的製造者與收藏者,中國陶瓷的情結縈繞者著他們,生發出一個又一個令人感嘆的故事,給無數沒有生命的陶瓷器烙下了情感的印記。中國陶瓷産的歷史是東方世界古代輝煌燦爛文化的展現。 

時長:30分鐘 

 

    

 

 

Earth and Fire, Chinese Porcelain

Earth and fire are essential prerequisites for human existence and also the foundation human civilization. Ceramics, then, is the art of creating the perfect combination of the two. This creation was invented and mastered by the ancestors of the Chinese people.

The storied history of ceramics stems from ancient times. It’s development from pottery to porcelain, leading to further research and development into its advanced stage solidifies Ceramics as one of the great inventions in ancient China and have played an important role in the history of world material and culture development. Ceramics is the crystallization of painstaking effort of countless craftsmen and, through the skills transferred from generation to generation. it has become known as “Spirit of earth and fire”.

Ceramic makers and collectors alike have long committed to the craft. Regardless of whether the emperor, prince, general, ministers, or cultural celebrities, of past or present, ceramic art held a special place in their hearts. Attached with ceramic arts are always moving tales told about the makers and collectors of lifeless ceramics. The history of China’s ceramics production mirrors the resplendent and brilliant culture of the oriental world during ancient times.

Duration: 30 min