About the Journal


- One of the leading journals in China for arts and design
- Included in Chinese Social Science Citation Index (CSSCI)
- Published on behalf of the Tsinghua University (Beijing, China)
- Founded in 1958, 12 issues per year

The Journal welcomes submissions on all areas of design, design theory, art and design history.
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The journal of ZHUANGSHI is released monthly by Beijing Newspaper and Periodical Publishing Bureau (domestic) and China International Book Trading Corporation (international). The standard serial number for it is CN11-1392/J and ISSN0412-3662. It also has an operating license of advertisement authorized by Beijing Administration for Industry and Commerce.

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China ZHUANGSHI Journal Agency
A431, Academy of Arts & Design, Tsinghua University
Haidian District, Beijing, P.R.China 100084
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Zhuangshi is selected as one of " the most influential journals though the latest 60 years ".

Zhuangshi received the" the most influential journals though the latest 60 years " title. It is learned that, among all the 80 kinds of social science journals in honor, Zhuangshi is the only one art and design magazine.

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Special Feature: Brand Culture & National Brand(No.293 Septemper 2017)

1.Where is the Way of Chinese Brands: Review of the Seminar on "Brand · China"
2.Research on Brands from the Art Theory Perspective
3.Heritage and Innovation: Design Construction of Italian Centenary Fashion Brand Image Totem, Example of Gucci
4.Embodying Brand by Design Excellence
5.Communication Marketing: The Approach on Marketing and Branding into a Mature Era