In September in Beijing, autumn is high and fresh. At the Museum of Overseas Chinese History in China, a major event in the Chinese cultural and art world-the "Family China·Ruifu New Chapter" Qingtian Stone Seal Carving Exhibition, celebrating the 70th anniversary of the founding of the People's Republic of China.
This event was guided by the Chinese Federation of Returned Overseas Chinese and hosted by the Zhejiang Federation of Returned Overseas Chinese, Xiling Yinshe, Hangzhou Municipal Federation of Returned Overseas Chinese, and Qingtian County People's Government. Ni Dongfang Art Museum was fortunate to be one of the organizers and undertook a lot of specific work.
Qiuquan Sheng, vice chairman of the Chinese Federation of Returned Overseas Chinese, Chen Zhenlian, vice chairman of the Chinese Federation of Literary and Art Circles and vice chairman of the Chinese Calligraphy Association, Lian Xiaomin, secretary and chairman of the Zhejiang Federation of Returned Overseas Chinese, and Zhou Heping, deputy secretary of the Qingtian County Party Committee and county chief, attended the event and delivered speeches. Chen Mai, Secretary-General and Director of the General Office of the Chinese Federation of Returned Overseas Chinese, Liu Qi, Director of the Cultural Exchange Department of the Chinese Federation of Returned Overseas Chinese, Gong Wen, Deputy Editor-in-Chief of Overseas Edition of "People's Daily", Qi Degui, Deputy Director of the Chinese Overseas Chinese History Museum, Xiling Yinshe and Deputy Party Committee of Qingtian County Secretary Chen Ming, Deputy County Mayor He Jian and other relevant leaders and experts, ambassadors and counselors from Chile, Portugal, Sri Lanka and other countries to China, and Qingtian stone seal donors Ante Group Chairman, Ni Dongfang Art Museum Director Liu Jianwu and more than 100 people attended Opening ceremony.
On behalf of the Chinese Federation of Returned Overseas Chinese and Chairman Wan Lijun, the Vice Chairman of the Chinese Federation of Returned Overseas Chinese, Qu Qisheng, expressed his warm congratulations on the opening of the exhibition and gave a warm speech.
Chairman Lian Xiaomin congratulated the successful opening of the exhibition on behalf of the Zhejiang Federation of Overseas Chinese, and praised the exhibition as a perfect combination of the sons and daughters of overseas Chinese and art masters, and it was a prosperous bond between ancient rhyme ingenuity and stone seal carving.
Speech by Chen Zhenlian, Vice Chairman of China Federation of Literary and Art Circles, Vice Chairman of Chinese Calligraphy Association, Vice President and Secretary General of Xiling Yinshe
Chairman Chen Zhenlian pointed out that the 140 seal carvings of the 70 Xiling Seal Society experts this time are all Qingtian beautiful stones; the seal carving set has many highlights, and it is a classic work of masters, excellent topics, fine creations, and beautiful stones. The development of this activity will definitely promote the prosperity of the exchanges between Chinese culture and world culture.
The county magistrate Zhou Heping said that the exhibition is a perfect combination of "the strong patriotism of overseas Chinese, the exquisite seal cutting skills of Xiling Yinshe, and the natural gem Qingtian stone". It is hoped that through this exhibition, friendship will be further deepened, cooperation and exchanges strengthened, so that more people can understand Qingtian stone carvings and overseas Chinese in Qingtian, and jointly inherit and promote stone carving culture and overseas Chinese culture.
Witnessed by guests from all walks of life, Li Gangtian, vice president of Xiling Yinshe, handed over 70 copies of the "Ruifu New Chapter" group seal transfer letter to Chen Ming, deputy secretary of the county party committee of Qingtian County Government.
Liu Jianwu, the leader of overseas Chinese, respectively donated the theme seal of "Family China · Ruifu New Chapter" to the Chinese Federation of Overseas Chinese and the Chinese Overseas Chinese History Museum.
Sri Lankan envoy to China Yugnadan visited the exhibition site
Portuguese Counselor and Cultural Counselor Thiago Carvalho
Visit the exhibition area
Chilean Ambassador to China Luis Schmidt Montes
Visit the exhibition area
The exhibition also has an exhibition hall "Stone Stunning the World". The classic works of Ni Dongfang, the representative inheritor of the national intangible cultural heritage project and the master of Chinese arts and crafts, are also on display at the same time, adding a splendid style to the exhibition.
Appreciation of some exhibits in the exhibition area
The Qingtian stone seal carving exhibition has successfully kicked off and won applause from all walks of life. China Ante Group Ni Dongfang Art Museum received extensive support during the undertaking process. We would like to thank the Chinese Federation of Returned Overseas Chinese for their guidance, the Zhejiang Federation of Overseas Chinese, Xiling Yinshe, Hangzhou Federation of Overseas Chinese, Qingtian County People’s Government, and People’s Daily, Xinhua News Agency, China Central Radio and Television, Guangming Daily, Economic Daily, China News Service, People's Daily Overseas Edition, China Radio International, World Wide Web, China National Radio, Zhejiang Satellite TV, Hangzhou Daily, Toutiao Today, Calligraphy News , Art News, Artron Art Network, Qingtian TV and many other media for their strong support and all the staff present at the scene for their assistance. Thank you for your presence!