The China Society of Southern California

Fostering friendship, understanding and appreciation

between China and America since 1935


Upcoming Program
The Evolution of Chinese Restaurant Food 
in Southern California

Wednesday, June 23, 2021
7:00 p.m. PST, USA

The Zoom presentation will cover period from 1960 to present. Panelists include Yong Chen, Ph.D., a professor of history at the University of California at Irvine, Colin Tom and Eugene Moy.

This program is co-sponsored by the China Society of Southern California and the Chinese Historical Society of Southern California. It should be a great program. Sign up for this Zoom meeting and invite your friends!

Working with Magical Symbols in Ancient Chinese Divination
Community Events

Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA) is closed until further notice.

Take a virtual tour of Where the Truth Lies: The Art of  Qiu Ying exhibition. In this video Stephen Little, LACMA’s Florence and Harry Sloan Curator of Chinese Art, shares highlights from the first exhibition on Qiu Ying ever organized outside of Asia.
LACMA offers a free online course by its Head of Chinese and Korean Art Department, Stephen Little. The topic is Chinese painting, a series of 12 lessons. 

You do not need to login or sign up to take the course. Scroll down the page until you see Chinese Painting on the list.

Each lesson is a short easily digestible video. Perfect to introduce your children, teenagers or yourself to traditional Chinese painting. Enjoy!