Right Here Waiting in Zhejiang | Assadour Markarov for traditional Chinese calligraphy
en.hangzhou.com.cn   2024-05-24 11:40   Source: Tide News

In Zhejiang, there exists a group of individuals hailing from various corners of the globe, but all bound by a deep affection for China.

They've settled in Zhejiang as foreign makers, workers, teachers, and beyond. They've not only witnessed but also actively contributed to the remarkable progress of Zhejiang.

With a genuine care for China, they serve as ambassadors to showcase the splendor and charm of today's Zhejiang to the world.

Assadour Markarov is a Bulgarian artist and curator, who has been lecturing around the world. He is currently a full-time professor at Department of Fiber Art, School of Sculpture and Public Art in China Academy of Art.

In 1987, Markarov came to China after finishing freshman year in Bulgaria and started his study in China Academy of Art in Hangzhou, East China's Zhejiang province.

Fanscinated by the charm of traditional Chinese calligraphy, Markarov made a degree in this form of traditional Chinese art. 

Having been living in Hangzhou for over two decades, Markarov has strong attachment to this city. 

Author:   Editor: Ye Lijiao