The mastership and magic of Van Eyck is appreciated around the world. In Beijing, ambassador Jan Hoogmartens presented the rich Belgian history and cultural heritage to the attendees of the press conference "A Date with Belgium, The World of Van Eyck".
Professor Duan Yiqing talked about the restoration, the background and the image strategy of the Ghent Altar Piece by the Van Eyck Brothers. She is not only deputy director, associate professor of the Department of oil painting at School of art and design of Hebei Normal University, but also a Ghent University alumna. Between 2017 and 2018 she went to Ghent University as a visiting scholar. After her stay in Belgium she came back to China and wrote a book "Bottom-up World: A Survey on the Belgian Art Ecology".
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