Symposium on Tang Sancai Ware Held in Zhengzhou

From August 26 to 28, 2022, the symposium on Tang Sancai (tri-colored) ware was held in Zhengzhou, Henan Province, China, blending online and in-person formats, hosted by the Chinese Society for Ancient Ceramics, and presented by Henan Provincial Institute of Cultural Heritage and Archeology and Z...

Exhibition of Glass Culture along the Silk Roads Opens at Changsha Museum

To commemorate the 50th anniversary of the normalization of diplomatic relations between China and Japan, with support from the Japanese Embassy in China and Art Exhibitions China, The Symphony of Sand and Fire—Exhibition of Glass Culture along the Silk Roads opened at Changsha Museum on September 9...

Exhibition on Ancient Chinese Costumes (200BC-600AD) Opens at China National Silk Museum

The exhibition titled Impressions of Han and Wei Dynasties: Chinese Costumes (200BC-600AD), jointly organized by the China National Silk Museum and the Xuzhou Museum, opened at the China National Silk Museum on September 9, 2022.

Museum of Islamic Art in Doha to Reopen in October

One of the most important museums in the Middle East, the Museum of Islamic Art (MIA) in Doha, is due to reopen on October 5, 2022, following the “reimagination and reinstallation of its permanent collection galleries”, say museum officials in a statement.

German Meissen Porcelain Exhibition Opens at Changzhou Museum

On August 30, 2022, exhibition titled The Gorgeousness of Porcelain: Meissen Porcelain Collection of Museum of Modern Ceramic Art, Gifu opened to the public at the Changzhou Museum.

“Maritime Silk Route·The Harmony of Xiangjiang River” Exhibition Opens

On August 29, 2022, Maritime Silk Route·The Harmony of Xiangjiang River: Exhibition on Treasures of Foreign Exchanges from Xiangjiang River Basin during Han and Tang Dynasties opened at the Tongguan Kiln Museum in Changsha.

Dubai becomes ICOM flag-bearer to host International Council of Museums General Conference 2025

Dubai has officially begun its journey as the host of the 27th International Council of Museums (ICOM) General Conference 2025 after formally receiving the flag from Prague, the host city of the 2022 edition of the conference.

The Palace Museum Launches Taihe Scholar Fellowship Program

The Palace Museum in Beijing held a press conference to officially launch the Taihe Scholar Fellowship Program on August 29, 2022, recruiting visiting scholars from abroad, and at the same time selecting scholars from the Palace Museum to study abroad to enhance cross-border cultural dialogues and m...

The 9th Chinese Exposition of Museums and Relevant Products and Technologies Opens in Zhengzhou

On September 1, 2022, the 9th Chinese Exposition of Museums and Relevant Products and Technologies (hereinafter referred to as “the MPT EXPO”) grandly opened at Zhengzhou International Convention and Exhibition Centre.

ICOM Announces New Museum Definition

A new museum definition was voted by representatives of national committees, international committees, and affiliated organizations. The result of a new Executive Board (2022-2025) has also been released.

“The Power of Museums”: 26th ICOM General Conference Opens

On August 22th, 2022, the 26th ICOM General Conference officially opened at the Prague Congress Center. The event is held in a hybrid format and will continue until August 28th.

Exhibition

On August 19, 2022, the exhibition "Silk and Silk Road" opened in Prague, capital of the Czech Republic.