The China Society of Southern California

Fostering friendship, understanding and appreciation

between China and America since 1935


Upcoming Program
Photo Courtesy of Los Angeles County Museum of Art
November Program
Wednesday, November 3, 2021
7:00 P.M. PST

Chinese Rank Badges
David Hugus

Half of Chinese Rank Badges is devoted to appendices that try to provide the context for badges. There are appendices for the history of the examination process, the preparation for and taking of the preliminary examinations, and the conduct of the actual examinations themselves. 

This program will be presented via Zoom. More details and registration info is available by clicking here.

Community Events

The Huntington Library, Art Museum, and Botanical Gardens

Chinese Garden

New Exhibition Opens Saturday, Aug. 28, 2021


A Garden of Words: The Calligraphy of Liu Fang Yuan
Part 1: Aug. 28–Dec 13, 2021
Part 2: Jan. 29–May 16, 2022

1151 Oxford Road

San Marino, CA 91108

A presentation organized by the Textile Museum Associates of Southern California, featuring three curators of South and East Asian Art at the Nelson-Atkins Museum. This program was  recorded. Stay tuned for the link.