Mr. Wu Weishan, curator of the National Art Museum of China, wrote an inscription for the exhibition “Fu Hu Welcoming Spring”
Recently, Mr. Wu Weishan, member of the Standing Committee of the National Committee of the Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference (CPPCC), director of the National Art Museum of China, vice chairman of the Chinese Artists Association and chairman of the Chinese Urban Sculptors Association, wrote an inscription for the Exhibition “Fu Hu Welcomes Spring”.”Fuhu Welcoming Spring” exhibition is sponsored by Fujian Provincial Department of Culture and Tourism, undertaken by Fujian Provincial Art Museum (Fujian Intangible Cultural Heritage Protection Center) and Fuzhou Mass Art Museum (Fuzhou Intangible Cultural Heritage Protection Center).It is co-organized by various districts and cities, pingtan Comprehensive Experimental Area Cultural museum (art museum, group art Museum, intangible cultural Heritage Protection Center), Fu ‘an Cultural Museum, Changle District Cultural Museum and Fujian Sculpture Artists Association.This series of exhibitions has been held for four consecutive sessions, the first three sessions respectively include “100 pigs send Blessings”, “Mice for the Beginning” and “Golden Ox For the New Year”, which are held ceremonially in Fujian Intangible Cultural Heritage Expo Garden located in Three lanes and seven lanes during the Spring Festival every year.The exhibition units such as Fu Lian have been warmly welcomed by the general public.Mr. Wu Weishan, the curator of the National Art Museum of China, has dedicated the inscription for the exhibition for many years, supporting the holding of the exhibition with practical actions.After visiting the exhibition, the central and provincial leaders gave positive comments and participated in it.Zhang Lifeng, second-level inspector of fujian Provincial Department of Culture and Tourism, said that as the only province named after the Chinese character “Fu”, Fujian is rich in “fu culture” resources, and the people have a high level of psychological and cultural identity to “fu culture”.It is expected that this series of activities will fully display the fruitful achievements of intangible cultural heritage protection in Fujian province in recent years, create a happy, peaceful, festive and lively Atmosphere of the Chinese New Year, let citizens and tourists feel a strong taste of the Chinese New Year, and enhance the sense of participation, acquisition and identity of intangible cultural heritage.In 2006, the Spring Festival was included in the national intangible cultural heritage representative project list, including many specific folk activities and intangible cultural heritage practices.The “Fu Hu Welcoming Spring — Fujian Intangible Cultural Heritage Welcoming New Year Series” has a distinct theme, various forms and local characteristics. It fully demonstrates the fruitful achievements of fujian intangible cultural heritage protection in recent years. In “Fu Hu Welcoming Spring — Fujian Intangible Cultural Heritage Selection Exhibition”,Exhibition on display in “fu” “tiger” as the theme of paper cutting, wood carving, stone carving, painting, seal cutting, paint line carve, dehua porcelain, lacquer art, woodcut New Year pictures, such as silver carve the most representative of traditional crafts in our province, the traditional fine arts class of intangible heritage, and focus on intangible items of mastery and changle area of anhui province, to QiZhu changle mastery “family life”.The “fu chun tiger – fujian intangible Spring Festival series of activities attracted many visitors, help to improve the social from all walks of life to the legacy of cognitive level, continuously improve the way and method of the inheritance of the heritage protection, further reduce the distance of heritage and the masses, to further enhance the vitality of the spread of project scope and inheritance, construct the government give priority to, the whole society to participate in the protection of new pattern,Create a strong atmosphere for the whole society to participate in the protection and inheritance of intangible cultural heritage, and provide strong cultural support for socialist modernization.Members of Fujian Sculpture Artists Association actively created a series of works to participate in fu Tiger Spring – Fujian Intangible Cultural Heritage Exhibition.The third day to people on the morning of the general public can also to is located in no. 82 south backstreet museum of fujian province non-material cultural heritage of the expo garden to set the company chop on the Spring Festival couplets and other associated activities, which can not only appreciate the creation of art treasures by association members, but also can do it yourself enjoy a set fu ying tiger orientation of fun.About the author: Wu Weishan is an internationally famous sculptor, standing member of the National Committee of the Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference, curator of the National Art Museum of China, vice chairman of the Chinese Artists Association, chairman of the Chinese Urban Sculptors Association, deputy director of the National Urban Sculpture Construction Steering Committee and director of the Art Committee.Because of his outstanding achievements and influence, he has been awarded academician by Italy, France, Russia, Ukraine and other countries, and won the Michelangelo Prize, the Louvre International Art Gold Medal, the British Royal “Climbing green” award, the Russian National Academy of Arts gold Medal and many other international awards.Wu Weishan established “Freehand brushwork Sculpture theory” and influenced the world, publishing more than 10 monographs and translated into many languages.He has created more than 500 works, which are displayed in many national museums and public squares around the world. There is a “Wu Weishan Sculpture Park” in South Korea, and a “Wu Weishan Sculpture Museum” in Nanjing Museum.His works have been exhibited in France, the United States and other countries, as well as the United Nations headquarters, the National Museum of Italy and many other places.He organized, implemented and personally created the nanjing Massacre Memorial Hall group carving, Fragrant Hill Revolution Memorial Hall group carving, Nanjing crossing river memorial group carving and other major projects.Mr. Wu Weishan has long been committed to the integration and expression of Chinese cultural spirit in The creation of Chinese sculpture. He proposed the theory of “Freehand brushwork sculpture” and the theory of “Eight Styles of Chinese Sculpture”. The then SECRETARY-GENERAL of the United Nations Ban Ki-moon wrote an article praising “Wu Weishan’s works show the soul of all mankind”.