About Exploring Chinese Buddhism



Guoying Stacy Zhang received her MA Buddhist Art (Distinction) at the Robert H. N. Ho Family Foundation Centre for Buddhist Art and Conservation at the Courtauld Institute of Art. Prior to that, she received her first MA in History of Art (Distinction) at the School of Oriental and African Studies and her BA at Fudan University. She learned to appraise antiques and worked at leading auction houses like Christie's and Sotheby's, as well as the Shanghai Museum. Her publications include “A Symbol in Mass Production: Ruyi Images in the Inner and Outer Cities Under the Qianlong Reign”, Forum 15 (2012) and “From Kinnara to Kalavinka: On the Autonomy of Image in Buddhist Transmission from India to China”, (paper presented at Princeton University, 27 February 2016). In July 2016, she helped to curate the Exhibition on Shanxi Buddhist Art and Intangible Cultural Heritage on Mount Wutai.

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Rare 15th–16th Century Murals and Sculptures Found in Sichuan Province Shed New Light on Tibetan Art
First English-language account of this exciting discovery!
Uploaded 29 Dec 2017
Tracing Artistic Developments from India to China: An Introduction to Zhou Mingqun’s Collection of Buddhist Art
A glimpse into the Buddhist art market through a collector's eyes
Uploaded 23 Nov 2017
Buddhism and the Law of Attraction: Musings over a Father’s Writings to His Son in 1602
Liaofan's Four Lessons on how to create your own destiny
Uploaded 3 Nov 2017
Looking for the Pure Land: A Visit to Xuanzhong Monastery
A timeless expression of China’s Pure Land heritage
Uploaded 22 Sep 2017
Wisdom is Light: An Interview with Venerable Master Miaojiang
Director of the Buddhist Association of Shanxi Province and deputy director of the Buddhist Association of China
Uploaded 4 Aug 2017
Humanistic Buddhism in Australia and Beyond: An Interview with Venerable Dr. Juewei
Bringing ancient canonical, literary, and epigraphical records of the Buddha’s birth to life
Uploaded 26 May 2017
Buddhist Art on Paper: The Unique Painting and Calligraphy Collection of Fan Keqin
Expressions of spirituality in the traditional Chinese art forms of painting and calligraphy
Uploaded 28 Apr 2017
Buddhism and Abundance: Monastery of Tranquillity and Peace (Jing’an Monastery) in Shanghai
Tradition and wealth at a historic Buddhist monastery
Uploaded 31 Mar 2017
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