Recently, a cultural visiting and investigation group, which included members and entrepreneurs from Yiwu Culture, Radio, Television, Press and Publishing Bureau, Yiwu Cultural Creative Industries Association, Zhongyi International Exhibition (Yiwu) Co., Ltd., Yiwu Painting Industry Frame Association, visited Liandu to carry out mountain-sea collaborative cultural exchange activities.
The Yiwu Mountain-Sea Collaborative Cultural Visiting Group first went to Lishui Intangible Cultural Heritage Museum to experience and investigate. The Intangible Cultural Heritage Museum is located in Yingxing Building of Nanming Lake Scenic Spot in the urban area. It covers an area of about 1700 square meters. It was officially opened on December 15, 2017 and is free of charge. With the exhibition theme of "The Ancient Rhyme of Chuzhou", the museum displays the rich, colorful and wise local culture of Lishui from different levels and angles. It comprehensively shows the profound cultural heritage of Chuzhou in a thousand of years.
Later, Yiwu Cultural Visiting Group visited Guyan Painting Township to investigate its cultural creative industries and oil painting industries, and visited Barbitone Oil Painters to fully understand the cultural industry construction of Guyan Painting Township. It exchanged opinions with Liandu District Culture, Advertising and Publishing Bureau, Oujiang Resort Management Committee, District Culture Foundation, Literary Creation Representatives, and Painter Representatives. Both sides have carried on the full exchange and the thought collision about the Barbizon oil painting industry development in Guyan Painting Town and the creative cultural thinking. At the meeting, the two sides signed a cultural cooperation agreement (2018-2022) between Yiwu city and Liandu district to create an upgraded version of the Mountain-Sea Cooperation Project.
In that evening, sponsored by Yiwu Culture, Radio, Film and Television Publishing Bureau and Liandu District Culture, Radio, Film and Publishing Bureau, and assisted by Yiwu Culture Museum and Liandu Culture Museum, the Mountain-Sea Cooperation Culture Colleague ‘Yiwu-Liandu Culture Associated’ Performance was held in Liancheng Theater, bringing a rich Yiwu culture feast for Liandu people.
The cultural exchange between the two places is an important part of the practice of the ‘Double Eight Strategy’. The cultures of the two places complement each other and blend with each other and ‘Vivifying the culture and Pleasing the People’. Yiwu and Liandu will continue to take the ‘Double Eight Strategy’ as its overall platform, continue to launch the Mountain-Sea Cooperation Project and conduct in-depth cooperation in the field of culture, making new contributions to the creation of a ‘model of Zhejiang’ for regional coordinated development in the new era. (Liandu District Government Office)