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Review of Culture, International edition, no. 64 (RCI)

This issuepresents nine contributions originated in the first Lisbon-Macao Philosophy Symposium that took place at the University of Lisbon in 2019. This conference was intended to foster Luso-Chinese exchange in the area of philosophy, dedicated to the theme “Philosophical Encounters between the Lusophone-and the Chinese-speaking World as a Bridge between East and West”.

Stately Demeanour: Costumes of Qing Emperors and Empresses from the Collection of the Palace Museum

The clothing culture of the Qing emperors and empresses embodies the Chinese nation’s ritual and etiquette system, religious beliefs, traditions and customs developed over thousands of years. The hardcover catalogue Stately Demeanour: Costumes of Qing Emperors and Empresses from the Collection of the Palace Museum contains images of all items showcased in the exhibition. The catalogue presents a total of 87 pieces (sets) of artefacts in five sections: official costumes, festive costumes, regular costumes, travel and military costumes, and leisure costumes.

Review of Culture, International edition, no. 63 (RCI)

This edition portrays the artistic variety of Macao, its internationalization and trends, featuring the urban histories of Macao and Hong Kong, and the presence of Confucius in the Portuguese culture, among other topics.

Rebirth in the Spring Breeze: Art Exhibition of He Duoling

He Duoling is one of the best oil painting artists in China in the contemporary era. The Rebirth in the Spring Breeze: Art Exhibition of He Duoling showcases 48 pieces/sets of sketches and oil paintings which cover various periods of He's artistic pursuit, including his new works in 2019. From these exhibits, visitors will catch a glimpse of his artistic development and feel his vigorous and endless creativity.