China Federation of Literary and Art Circles

China Calligraphers Association



Founded in May 1981, China Calligraphers Association (CCA) is a non-governmental organization of professional calligraphers from all ethnic groups of China. Serving as the bridge and bond between CPC and government as well as music circle, CCA is considered to be a key element in prospering Socialist literary and art cause and building up a Socialist cultural power. CCA is a group member of CFLAC. Consisting of 41 group members and over 140000 individual members, CCA has made considerable progress in various aspects of calligraphy such as artistic creation, academic research, calligraphic education, international exchange and membership administration.

Within the framework of CDA, there are 13 professional committees of Academic Research, Seal Characters, Official Script, Regular Script, Cursive Writing, Tachygraphy, Seal Cut, Hard-tipped Calligraphy, Professional Construction, Calligraphic Education, News, Publication and Media, Women Calligraphers and International Exchange. Besides, there are 6 functional departments, namely General Office, Domestic Liaison Department, International Liaison Department, Exhibition Affairs Department, Research Department, Secretariat of International Calligraphers Union, and 5 units, namely Calligraphic Art Center of CFLAC, China Calligraphy Media Press Co.,Ltd (constituted by China Calligraphy Press, China Calligraphy Newspaper and China Calligraphy Magazine Studio), Calligraphic Training Center of CAA, Calligraphy Examination Center of CAA and Calligraphic Exhibition Center of CAA.?

The major missions of CAA are to carry out the literary and art guidelines and policies advocated by CPC in persistence with service for socialist society and people as well as artistic diversity, to inherit and develop the art tradition of Chinese calligraphy, to hold fast to the creational orientation for the people for constant improvement in calligraphic art, to provide coordination, liaison, service and professional guideline for its members, to enhance the morality, cultivation and professional skills of every calligrapher and related worker so as to achieve excellent in both artistry and virtue, and to strengthen professional service, administration and self-discipline. With the focus on crucial tasks of CPC and national government, CCA also conducts many themed events as well. CCA will organize exhibition, competition and theoretic exchange in calligraphy, carry out training and education so as to better the popularity of Chinese calligraphy among people and safeguard the copyright and legal interest of every calligrapher. Moreover, CCA is committed to unite extensive calligraphers and amateurs in calligraphy together by supporting mass calligraphic events, encourage related industry and endeavor for an increasing potential of sustainability.?

Playing an active role in its international exchange as well as the exchange with the counterparts in the regions of Hong Kong, Macao and Taiwan, CCA is delighted to develop a friendly cooperation around the world and make its due contribution to the prosperity of Chinese calligraphic art as well as promotion for the global peace, culture and friendship.?

Name List of Winners of the 6th China Calligraphy Lanting Awards (2017)

?Golden Award



Silver Awards (7)?

Calligraphy and Seal Cut Category (5)?

ZHANG Ji (from PLA)

LONG Kaisheng (from PLA)?

XU Youbing (from Sichuan)

LI Shuangyang (from Jiangsu)?

JIANG Lezhi (from Shandong)?

Theoretic Research Category ( 2)?

Study on Copiers and their Signature in Bamboo and Wooden Slips in Qin and Han Dynasties?

by WANG Xiaoguang (from Shanghai)?

Historical Documents of SU Shis Calligraphy?(Volume 1 & 2)?

by SHUI Laiyou (from Shanghai)?


Bronze Awards (7)?

Calligraphy and Seal Cut Category (6)?

JIN Boxing (from Hubei)

GAN Haimin (from Liaoning)?

FAN Lijie (from Hubei)

KE Yunhan (from Fujian)?

WANG Xi (from Shanghai)

ZHANG Shengwei (from Shaanxi)?

Theoretic Research Category?

Album of Imperial and Ordinary Seals in Ancient Times?

by XU Chang (from Jiangsu)?

Name List of Winners of the 5th China Calligraphy Lanting Awards (2015)

?Lifetime Achievement Awards (2)

SUN Boxiang

ZHOU Huijun?


Artistry Awards (10)?

HAN Tianheng

LI Gangtian

ZHOU Junjie

LIU Yiwen?

XU Liming

ZHANG Xuguang

QIU Zhenzhong

XU Benyi?

ZHANG Jianhui



Theoretic Research Awards (19)?

1st Prize (3)?

Study on RUAN Yuans Calligraphy?

by JIN Dan?

Collection of CHU Mos Works (Calligraphy Part)?

by SHENG Dongtao?

Collection Study of XIANG Familys Calligraphy at Jiaxing in Late Ming Dynasty?

by YE Mei?

2nd Prize (4)?

Comprehensive Study of Calligraphers in Northern Song Dynasty?

by CHEN Zhiping?

Study on Newly Unearthed Bamboo and Wooden Slips and Carve-and-print Calligraphy in Han and Jin Dynasties?

by WANG Xiaoguang?

Elegance in Natural SceneryWANG Chongs Life and Calligraphy?

by XUE Longchun?

Three Mansions of ZHU Yun, BI Yuan and RUAN Yuan and Inscription Calligraphy in the Reigns of Qianlong and Jiaqing Emperors?

by ZHANG Junling?

3rd Prize (12)?

Study on Ancient BrushesDocumentation and Relics of Ancient Brushes in Han and Tang Dynasties?

by WANG Xuelei?

From Spread of Western Learning in the Orient to Calligraphic Transformation?

by ZHU Shuai?

Historical Research Collection of Orchid Pavilion Preface?by SHUI Laiyou?

Array and Study of Calligraphic Documentation in Notes and Diaries in Qing Dynasty?

by ZHANG Xiaozhuang?

Study on Chinese Ancient Brushes?

by ZHU Youzhou?

Academic Research on SHA Menghai?

by XU Qing?

Proofreading and Notes on Essence of Calligraphy Circle

by CUI Erping?

Chronology of Chinese Calligraphy?

by ZHANG Tiangong?

Breaking Autumn in Whistle of Iron FluteSocial and Creational Events?

by YANG Weizhen at Suzhou by GU Gong?

Study on Calligraphy and Painting Collection in Archive and Pavilion of Northern Song Dynasty and other 3 theses in series?

by YANG Jun?

Study on WU Rong, a Calligrapher in Tang Dynasty and other 4 theses in series?

by CHEN Shuguo?


Excellent Calligraphy Awards (30)?

1st Prize (5)?


WANG Weijun

LIU Yongqing


JIN Zeshan?

2nd Prize (10)?

LI Ming

HE Weiwei

LIU Hongwei

LOU Dongsheng?



ZENG Jinxi

ZHANG Shengwei?

QIU Gaochi

PENG Shuanglong?

3rd Prize (15)?

XIE Shaocheng

LUAN Jinguang

CHEN Shengkai

YANG Jiangfan?

LIN Yumei


XIN Hong

FEI Yinbin?

SHI Wenzhen

LIU Dexian

LIANG Wenbin

WANG Jiaren?

YU Minghong

XIE Quansheng

HE Zongguo?

Name List of Winners of the 4th China Calligraphy Lanting Awards (2013)

?Lifetime Achievement Awards (3)?

YU Tianchi

CHEN Fangji



Artistry Awards (10)?


CAO Baolin

CONG Wenjun

SUN Xiaoyun?

WANG Dongling

HUA Rende

LIN Jiandan

WU Xing?

WANG Youyi

ZHANG Rongqing?


Excellent Calligraphy Awards (28)?

1st Prize (5)?

FENG Yinqiang

(from Inner Mongolia)

LING Haitao (from Anhui)?

ZHU Mingyue (from Liaoning)

NI Hejun (from Shandong)?

WU Qingdong (from Heilongjiang)?

2nd Prize (10)?

LI Rui (from Guangdong)

LIU Changlong (from Liaoning)?

LIU Yongqing (from Hebei)

NIU Geng (from Henan)?

KE Xueren (from Fujian)

WANG Naiyong (from Henan)?

ZENG Jinxi (from Fujian)

PAN Wenzhi (from Guangxi)?

JI Ping (from Henan)

WANG Guanping (from Heilongjiang)?

3rd Prize (13)?

LIU Yiming (from Henan)

YANG Wen (from Shandong)?

LV Jinguang (from Sichuan)

XUE Dangjun (from Henan)?

LIU Jusen ( from Henan)

WANG Guozhu (from Shanxi)?

XU Youbing (from Beijing)

SUN Xuehui (from Liaoning)?

ZHU Zhigang (from Jiangsu)

ZHANG Hongjie (from Henan)?

LI Li (from Zhejiang)

HE Laisheng (from Zhejiang)?

SUN Xianhua (from Guangdong)?


Theoretic Research Awards (19)?

1st Prize (3)?

Fashion over Time: Comprehensive Study on Documents and Figure of WANG Xizhi?(Volume 1 &2)?

by QI Xiaochun (from Guangdong)?

ZHANG Tiangongs Texutal Research on Calligraphy in Early Tang Dynasty?

by ZHANG Tiangong (from Hubei)?

Calligraphy Historic Study in the Visual Threshold of Mechanism in Song Dynasty?

by LI Huibin (from Shandong)?

2nd Prize (7)?

Analysis of Chapter of ZHAO Yi in the History of the Latter Han Dynasty?and other 2 theses?

by JIANG Bo (from Hunan)?

Study on Calligraphy Education in Ancient China?

by XIANG Bin (from Shandong)?

Brief Analysis of Calligraphic Styles in Song Dynasty?

by ZHANG Dianyou (from Henan)?

Calligraphy in Bamboo and Wooden Slips in Qin Dynasty?

by WANG Xiaoguang (from Shandong)?

Collection and Study of Orchid Pavilion Preface?in Song Dynasty?

by CHEN Yimei (from Shanghai)?

Study of Poem on Calligraphic Comments in Song Dynasty?

by CAI Xianliang (from Guangdong)?

Between Science and CalligraphyModernization Process and Related Academic Reflection of Chinese Calligraphy Theory Research in the Early 20th Century?and related 8 theses?

by ZHU Shuai (from Beijing)?

3rd Prize (9)?

Worldly Communications in Calligraphy Arts: Intellectuals Calligraphy on Traditional Fan as Exchange and Related Cultural Metaphor?

by WU Peng (from Guizhou)?

Study on Calligraphy System in Western Han Dynasty?and other 2 theses?

by YANG Erbin (from Shanxi)?

The Ideas and Style Evolution of Calligraphy in the 20th Century?

by CAO Jian, etc. (from Chongqing)?

Construction and Dissemination of Folk Calligraphy KnowledgeFocus on Calligraphy Documents written in Daily Books in Late Ming Dynasty (Thesis)?

by FANG Bo (from Zhejiang)?

Study on Formation and Source of Calligraphy in Scrolls?

by WU Xiaoming (from Zhejiang)?

Pursuit of Fortune and Elegant Funon Economic Awareness and Behavior in Events of Appreciation in WEN Pengs Calligraphy and Painting?and 3 other theses?

by LIU Dongqin (from Jiangsu)?

Calligraphic Study on LIU Xizai?

by YANG Baolin (from Liaoning)?

Zhejiang Seal Cut History?

by XU Yongping (from Zhejiang)?

Brief Analysis of Lanting Study?

by Mao Wanbao (from Zhejiang)?


  • SU Shishu
    CHEN Hongwu
    CHEN Zhenlian