The Research Base on Intangible Cultural Heritage of Henan, awarded by the Culture Department of Henan Province, was built in September 2010. Every year, the base holds Affecting and Accepting―Intangible Cultural Heritage Teaching Forum and works on inheriting and protecting the intangible cultural heritages in Henan. The forum has offered twenty three expert lectures with a total audience of 6,000.
The faculty members have taken charge of five national art planned projects and twenty one ministerial programs and projects of Henan. They have published six books and seventy three articles, among which forty six are in core journals and thirty two in CSSCI source journals, also got twenty two national, provincial, or city prizes. Many of the research achievements were reproduced by Xinhua Digest or the Periodical Literatures of Renmin University of China.