Art and Cultural Sector of China Trade Week will introduce various Chinese Art and décor made by Chinese handicraft masters to the Abu Dhabi, such as embroideries, metal products and porcelains. Chines handicraft masters have combined ancient production techniques with modern design style in creations. Manypieces are considered part of Chinese cultural heritage and have won widespread praise in Eastern Asia, Europe and the United States.
The Qi Pao, also known as mandarin gown or cheongsam, is a body-hugging one-piece dress. It is one of the most typical and traditional costumes for Chinese women. The stylish and often tight-fitting cheongsam or qipao that is best known today was created in the 1920s in Shanghai and made fashionable by socialites and upper class women. Competitors from Chinese Qipao Society will present fashion shows to showcase the beauty of Qi Pao on-site.