On November 19, 2019, the enthusiasm of the Overseas Chinese Expo has not dissipated. The President of the Portuguese Overseas Chinese Association, Mr. Zhou Yiping, and the host of the Portuguese National Radio Program Ms. Dina Aguiar, came to Ante Group Ni Dongfang Art Museum to visit and feel The splendor and splendor of Qingtian thousand-year-old stone culture. Appreciate the exquisite works completed by Master Ni Dongfang's ingenious art.
Zhou Yiping (second from left), native of Qingtian, from Yangshan Village, Yamaguchi, President of the Portuguese Overseas Chinese Federation, Chairman of the Portuguese Overseas Chinese Federation Executive Committee, Member of the Portuguese-Immigration Policy Advisory Committee, Director of the Guangdong People's Association for Friendship with Foreign Countries, Portugal Guizhou Chamber of Commerce Director, overseas director of China Association for the Promotion of Peaceful Reunification.
Walking into the original stone exhibition hall, everyone's eyes are bright, the colorful Qingtian stone seems to be a variety of gems, and it is beautiful without gorgeous decoration. While admiring the work of Master Ni Dongfang, Ms. Dina Aguiar said: "This is really amazing! Unexpectedly, the stones still hide such beauty. Their beauty is like a soul, although they are only quietly displayed in the showcase. But again and again, I stopped my footsteps, and I always held my breath involuntarily while admiring them. This place is definitely a paradise for stone art."
Chairman Zhou said that he had long heard of the entrepreneurial spirit of Mr. Liu Jianwu, Chairman of Ante Group in Portugal, and was deeply moved; he also had long heard of Ni Dongfang's stone carving art. This time, I was shocked and fortunate to be able to watch Master Ni Dongfang’s art works so close. Every piece of Mr. Ni Dongfang’s work is a treasure of the country, and it is the crystallization of the excellent culture of the Chinese nation.
During the visit, Chairman Liu Jianwu gave a specific introduction to the "Family China·Rifle New Chapter" and the Lishui Three Treasures "One Belt One Road" Portugal Tour Exhibition to be held at the Ajuda Palace in Lisbon, Portugal on December 11. Talk with Chairman Zhou on the far-reaching significance, exhibition specifications, preparatory work, etc.
Chairman Liu Jianwu said: "This year marks the 70th anniversary of the founding of the People’s Republic of China and the 40th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between China and Portugal. It is of great significance. If viewed from a national level, this touring exhibition can be said to be a time for China’s excellent culture to go abroad. A major move, which has attracted the attention and support of superior leaders."
Chairman Zhou said: “It’s not easy to hold an event at the Ajuda Palace in Portugal. The Ajuda Palace is an important place for the President of Portugal to meet and entertain leaders of various countries. The President of Portugal warmly received Xi here last year. The General Secretary, to be able to exhibit our excellent traditional culture and art in such an important place is very worthy of our Chinese pride and joy."
Works Appreciation "Plums and Bamboos Striving for Beauty" · Ni Dongfang
In the end, Chairman Zhou put forward many constructive and valuable opinions on the work of the touring exhibition, and said that he would fully support and participate in the touring exhibition activities, and make a modest contribution to the promotion of China's excellent traditional culture and art.