Huangjueping New Year Art Festival to be opened
Cosplay performance at the Art Festival (File picture)
CHONGQING (CQNEWS) -- The reporter of Chongqing Evening News learned that the 12th Huangjueping New Year’s Art Festival will be held from January 3 to 12, 2020. The sponsor, Jiulongpo District Culture and Tourism Committee, said at the press conference that the 12th New Year’s Art Festival will focus on the “interaction” of culture and art through multimedia visual AR performance, art performance, street “interaction, creative market, art exhibition, culture and tourism salon, etc. participation and affinity to people”. It is worth mentioning that this year, the Huangpiao award was specially set up for the artists who have made great efforts in art of Huangjueping.
In 2009, the 1st Huangjueping New Year’s Art Festival was unveiled. In 12 years, cosplay, graffiti, sculpture, handwork, paper cutting, oil painting, traditional Chinese painting and the rare exhibition in Chongqing at that time were displayed in the eyes of ordinary citizens in the form of art. In the past 12 years, Huangjueping has moved from Chongqing to the whole country and even the world. Nowadays, there are countless foreign tourists who come to visit Huangjueping every day.
At the press conference of the 12th Huangjueping New Year’s Art Festival held on that day, Jiulongpo District Culture and Tourism Committee said that in order to thank those artists who have made efforts for art of Huangjueping, Huangpiao Award will be set up. Huangpiao is a name with local characteristics of Huangjueping. They are persistently looking for their own artistic language and practicing their artistic dreams. According to incomplete statistics, in recent years, there are tens of thousands of artists active in Huangjueping Area. They have deep feelings for Huangjueping, Sichuan Fine Arts Institute and Jiulong Peninsula and have created many artistic works. They are participants, continuators and pioneers of Huangjueping cultural landmark.
This time, Chongqing Jiulong Peninsula Development and Construction Co., Ltd., together with Sichuan Fine Arts Institute, selected Huangpiao artists and held the first "Huangpiao Award" award-winning works exhibition, which provided a higher level exchange platform and exhibition opportunity for these excellent artists and greatly encouraged their creative enthusiasm. (Translated by Luo Juan, Fathom Language Limited)