Zhu’s bronze art five descendants- The first China non-material culture heritage inherits person
1st generation-Zhu Yuxiang & Zhu Qingrun
Give up education, he become a copper craftsman.
Zhu is a literary family in Shaoxing, but Zhu Yuxiang and his brother Zhu qingrun founded a shop, named “Mr.Zhu Yida copper shop”. The running hand couplet hung is hanging on the columns of Shuanghui pavilion in Caoe temple Shangyu city till now. Zhu Yuxiang insists on his art live. Keep honest and faith is his mission, most of copper products are made by his hand in hundreds miles around.
Interview Zhu’s family door
2nd generation-Zhu Baotang
Be honest and faith, keep up the good work
Zhu baotang rename the shop as “Zhu’s ruichang copper shop”. His handwriting is very good, and he always contributes a stele to the temple, and cast the bronze sensor and Talismans for Buddhist temple. He is a vegetarian and religious Buddhist follower. He keeps honest and faith, business is very good. And he founded the branch shops in Shangyuxia town, etc.
Qi Wuliu, is the old worker in “Zhu’s ruichang copper shop”,82 years old now. He point at the shop, “this is dining hall, that is front of the shop”
3rd generation-Zhu Deyuan
Calligraphy soothe, High praise in handwriting filed
Mr. Zhu Deyuan write over two thousand of signs, over hundred of steles and couplets hangings for famous mountains. And he made the signs by copper, let the copper return the art filed.
He founded the “Zhu Deyuan painting and calligraphy association” on Huansha road Hangzhou in 1984. That is 1st private painting and calligraphy association since reform and open, named first calligrapher of China culture reform.
4th generation-Zhu Bingren
A hundred-year-old tradition, reopen top
Zhu Bingren, was born in 1944, inherits the interests for copper from his forefathers. Starting making copper signs, he became a general technologist for 10 great copper constructs. And he is only one China industrial art master and the state-level non-material cultural heritage inherits person. Zhu Bingren and his son Zhu Junmin are dedicated to build the China south bronze house, which is located in a history road-Hefang street.
5th generation-Zhu Junmin
Keep striving and pioneering, carrying on the past and opening a new chapter
Zhu Junmin, was born at Hangzhou in 1969. he is the graduate student of The Beijing University religion department, China Industrial art Academic society Metal Art Committee assistant deputy secretary-general, the Hangzhou ten thirty-year old leader in 2009. Since 2005, as the chairman of Hanghzou Goldstar Bronze Engineerig Co.,Ltd., he has creating a traditional Chinese handicraft enterprises have the largest copper field of architecture and performance of high cultural and creative businesses. He is really a well-deserved human influence in China bronze architecture technical field. In Hangzhou Xiangji temple reconstruction project, he become a general leader, who created three records: Xiangji speed, Xiangji precision, Xiangji beauty, and to be extensive in influence and effect.