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Frances Wood

Frances Wood

Frances Wood studied Chinese at Newnham College, Cambridge and Peking University and gained aPhD in Chinese Architectural History at the University of London. She worked as head of the Chinese collections at the British Library from 1977 until 2013. Her publications include Chinese Illustration (1986), The Blue Guide to China (2002), The Silk Road (2003), The Diamond Sutra (2010), Chinese Export Paintings in the British Library (2011), Betrayed Ally: China in the Great War (2016), Great Books of China: From Ancient Times to the Present (2017) and others.

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Revolution, Propaganda, Art: Printmaking in Modern China

Exhibition opens at the Museum of East Asian Art in Bath Date:  12… Read more

Oct 29th 2022

In Conversation: Revolution, Propaganda and Art

The Brunei Gallery SOAS and AFSOAS (the American Friends of SOAS) presented a conversation between Mary… Read more

Mar 11th 2022

UK Beijing Arts Centre visited Lu Xun Legacy exhibition

UK Beijing Arts Centre, led by Director Li Hai, visited Lu Xun’s Legacy… Read more

Feb 8th 2022

Lu Xun’s Legacy’s opening at the Brunei Gallery

Finally, we had a Private View reception for the Lu Xun’s Legacy exhibition… Read more

Jan 21st 2022

Revolution, Propaganda and Art: Lu Xun’s Legacy and Printmaking in Modern China

20 January – 19 March 2022,  Brunei Gallery, SOAS, London WC1 Opening time: Tuesday – Saturday,… Read more

Jan 18th 2022

Cao Ou’s prints on display at the British Museum

Three of Cao Ou’s prints from theReconstructed Landscape series are now on display in… Read more

Jan 18th 2022