Chinese Quintessence, Facial Makeup Painting
In order to let students understand Chinese opera culture, enrich students’ extracurricular life, and promote students’ interest in learning Chinese culture. On the evening of September 19, 2022, students from C-Level 5 and C-Level 7 Chinese courses of Aii Language Center Toul Kork to hold a Chinese corner activity themed “Chinese Quintessence, Facial Makeup Painting”.
Peking Opera is the quintessence of China and also a unique stage performance art form. The facial makeup, costumes and singing voice of Peking Opera are very distinctive. Peking Opera facial makeup is a popular art, which is regarded as a symbol of traditional Chinese culture. The facial makeup of Peking Opera plays an important role in the expression of the characters. It is not only the revelation of the psychological activities and mental states of the characters and the expression of their physiological characteristics but also the basis for determining the colors, lines, patterns, and patterns of the facial makeup. Although the makeup originates from life, it is the amplification and exaggeration of real life.
This Chinese Corner activity, let the students understand the artistic effect of Peking Opera stage makeup, experienced the fun by personally trying, and enriched the campus cultural life of students.