China’s Intangible Cultural Heritage Demonstration Held at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing

A craftswoman makes handicrafts during a demonstration of China’s intangible cultural heritage at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, capital of China, Feb. 5, 2022. Photo: Xinhua


A craftsman makes paper-cut artworks during the demonstration of China's intangible cultural heritage at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, capital of China, Feb. 5, 2022. Photo: Xinhua

A craftsman makes paper-cut artworks during the demonstration of China’s intangible cultural heritage at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, capital of China, Feb. 5, 2022. Photo: Xinhua

A craftswoman demonstrates the art of Chinese opera face painting during the China Intangible Cultural Heritage Demonstration at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, capital of China, Feb. 5, 2022. Photo: Xinhua

A craftswoman demonstrates the art of Chinese opera face painting during the China Intangible Cultural Heritage Demonstration at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, capital of China, Feb. 5, 2022. Photo: Xinhua

Performers perform traditional Chinese musical instruments during the demonstration of China's intangible cultural heritage at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, capital of China, Feb. 5, 2022. Photo: Xinhua

Performers perform traditional Chinese musical instruments during the demonstration of China’s intangible cultural heritage at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, capital of China, Feb. 5, 2022. Photo: Xinhua

International Olympic Committee President Thomas Bach experiences kite flying during China's Intangible Cultural Heritage Demonstration before attending a welcome banquet at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, capital of China, on February 5, 2022.Photo: Xinhua

International Olympic Committee President Thomas Bach experiences kite flying during China’s Intangible Cultural Heritage Demonstration before attending a welcome banquet at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, capital of China, on February 5, 2022.Photo: Xinhua

International Olympic Committee President Thomas Bach experiences kite flying during China's Intangible Cultural Heritage Demonstration before attending a welcome banquet at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, capital of China, on February 5, 2022.Photo: Xinhua

International Olympic Committee President Thomas Bach experiences kite flying during China’s Intangible Cultural Heritage Demonstration before attending a welcome banquet at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, capital of China, on February 5, 2022.Photo: Xinhua

James C. Tibbs