Art knows no borders, and seal carving has intimates. From December 5th to 10th, the "Family China · Ruifu New Chapter" Japan Touring Exhibition of Stone Seal Carvings in Qingtian, Zhejiang was grandly unveiled at the Japan-China Friendship Hall Art Museum in Tokyo.
It is understood that this touring exhibition is sponsored by Zhejiang Overseas Chinese Federation, Xiling Yinshe, and Qingtian County People's Government. The 140 pieces of "Ruifu New Chapter" exhibited at the event were all made of Qingtian stone, and they were all donated by Ante Group Ni Dongfang Art Museum. The 70 well-known members of Xiling Yinshe were seal-carved in Zhu and Bai with "Fu". Each of the 70 seals with the word "", the unique art of expression using inscriptions and stone seals, presents "Blessing" to the 70th birthday of New China, and also conveys the best wishes of "Blessing all over the world" to overseas Chinese and friendly people from other countries.
Ante Group Ni Dongfang Art Museum has always adhered to its original aspirations since its opening, and has carried out a series of activities on the protection and promotion of Qingtian stone culture. This Tokyo Station is already a new chapter of "Family China · Ruifu" after the Beijing and Hangzhou tour. The third stop of the group-print tour, Portugal will be the first stop of the European tour, and the opening ceremony will be held on December 11 to continue to showcase the art of Qingtian stone. The portrait seal as a national gift is more traditional and modern. The classic combination.
Qingtian stone is one of the four national stones of China. It has a long history and splendid culture. The art of seal cutting plays a pivotal role in the culture of Qingtian stone. The "Family China· Ruifu New Chapter" group printing tour shows that culture and art are regarded as Sino-Japanese Envoys of cultural exchanges and friendships between the two countries, through seal carving culture and art, let Japan feel the charm of the East and understand China better.
Seal cutting teaching activities were also carried out on the spot. Everyone actively participated, experienced the beauty of seal cutting, and experienced the Qingtian stone culture from a close distance. The stone is warm and moist, and the Qingtian stone with a sharp knife feel is loved by everyone as always. The on-site personnel have left behind "All in all, it is really touched and awesome", "I want to try more seal cutting", "I can see the artist's style here. Different works are really hard to come by.
Mr. Sato Shigekazu (third from left)
Executive Director of the Japan-China Friendship Embassy, former ambassador to Thailand, consul general in Hong Kong, China
Mr. Anan Yoshige (third from left)
Director of Japan-China Exchange Center, Japan International Exchange Fund
Mr. Tian Zhongjing (third from left)
Chairman of Kakuei Tanaka Foundation
Mr. Matsumaru Michiei (middle)
Professor of the University of Tokyo, Honorary President of Xiling Seal Society
Gaokao Kuyumi (right)
Professor Guo of International Studies, Niigata Prefectural University
During the event, Jin Ou, president of the All-Japan Chinese Calligraphers Association and member of the Xiling Seal Society, said that this exhibition will not only allow Japanese people, artists, and seal engravers to understand the charm of seal carving in Qingtian, Zhejiang Province, but also promote the The exchange of Japanese culture and art brought a kind of beautiful enjoyment to the Japanese people.