Die vornehme Dame Kuo-kuo und ihre Schwestern reiten aus, Li Gonglin (1049-1106)

Beauties on an Outing, Li Gonglin (1049-1106)

丽人行, 北宋李公麟 (1049-1106)

Weintöpfe in Shaoxing in der Provinz Zhejiang, darin fermentiert «Shaoxing-Reiswein»

Wine pots with Shaoxing wine in Shaoxing, Province Zhejiang


Huangshan, den Gelben Bergen, aufgenommen, Provinz Anhui

Huangshan, the Yellow Mountain in Province Anhui


Dorf Zhuge in der Provinz Zhejiang

Zhuge Village in Province Zhejiang


Jiayuguan, ein altes Festung im Westen der Provinz Gansu

Jiayuguan, an old fort in the west of Gansu Province


Chinesische Mauer etwa 150 km von Beijing entfernt

Great Wall,located about 150 kilometers from Beijing


Handover of Chinese Directors

The Confucius Institute at the University of Basel (CIUB) held an aperitif for the Chinese director- handover at 4:30 -6: 00 pm on January 12, 2015. The aperitif was organised and hosted by Qi Zhu Ammann, the managing director of CIUB for the farewell of Professor Xiaoxia Zhou and the welcome of Professor Daming Feng from East China Normal University in Shanghai.

Rector Antonio praised the works CIUB had done for the university and the local community, and assured his support for a sustainable development of CIUB.

Professor Xiaoxia Zhou and Daming Feng also made short talks. The overseas Chinese volunteer of CIUB Ms. Jianmei Xiang performed New Year’s music with the Chinese musical instrument Erhu. “China Choir Basel” performed Chinese folk chorus.