On August 5th, the open ceremony of "Celebrating the Nineteenth National Congress, Beautiful Scenery is Gold and Silver” 2017 Guyan Painting Township Art Festival, which is also the open ceremony of "Have Fun in the Painting Township " Zhejiang Exhibition of Art Works during the Tourism Season and 30 Anniversary of Lishui Barbizon and the Sketch Tour in Guyan Painting Township, was kicked off in Liandu Guyan painting Township, showing an excellent feast of the works of Artists in Zhejiang Province.
Xu Xiao, the Party Members, and Secretary of the Office of Secretaries of Federation of Literary and Art Circles, Luo Xianyue, the Vice Chairman and Secretary General of Zhejiang Artists Association, Liu Wenqing, the Dean of Zhejiang Painting and Calligraphy Institute, the Deputy Director of the Art Professional Committee of China Film and Television Technology Association and the Deputy Director of the Art Professional Committee in Higher Education of Provincial Artists Association, Zhao Jiahui, the standing member of Liandu District Party committee and Minister of Propaganda Department, Cai Zhiwei, Chairman of Lishui Artists Association and other leaders attended the opening ceremony of the exhibition and launch ceremony of the sketch tour. The Leaders, together with 60 people from all walks of life, went to the exhibition to appreciate the artworks, after the opening ceremony, and give a high evaluation of the exhibition. During the exhibition, many parents brought their children to visit, let the kids enjoy artworks without distance.
Subsequently, leaders and artists completed the opening ceremony of the 2017 Guyan Painting Township Art Festival, which is also the open ceremony of "Have Fun in the Painting Township " Zhejiang Exhibition of Art Works during the Tourism Season and 30 Anniversary of Lishui Barbizon and the Sketch Tour in Guyan Painting Township, under a big camphor tree. There were more than 50 free artist teams carrying out all kinds of creative and interactive painting, training and exhibition, which makes the the atmosphere very warm and reflects the artistic atmosphere everywhere in the town.
Sketch Tour was organized by more than 30 representatives of Lishui Barbizon Painting Group in the Lishui Artists Association. They will sketch in Guyan Painting Township for seven days, to “Feel the Nature, Paint with Scenery", to feel the magic of nature and explore the charm of the art.
It is reported that, in order to create an artistic atmosphere in the township to a further step, the Festival Organizing Committee makes the local Lishui Barbizon painters as attractions, to attract painters from all aspects such as professional painters, art students and art lovers to gather in Guyan Painting Township. As they carried out creative activities such as sketch and painting, a touristic feast can be presented in Guyan painting township through sketch creations from different levels, different time and different dimensions. (Liandu District Government Office)