On March 22, culture boosted economic and trade exchanges between Central and Eastern Europe. The "Spring Harmony and Bright Scenery" Chinese Painting exhibition by Huang Jianyang was held at the Ningbo branch of Rongbaozhai. Huang Jianyong's 50 Chinese paintings are on display at Rongbaozhai's Ningbo branch from March 22 to April 22. Guan Jun, President of Chinese Calligraphy Academy, Wang Jianbo, former Standing Committee and Secretary-General of Ningbo Municipal Committee, Vice President of Ningbo Economic Promotion Association and so on attended the meeting.
The opening ceremony was presided over by Hong Xianxing, general manager of Ningbo branch of Rongbaozhai. Hong Hyun-heung first read out the list of main leaders and guests attending the opening ceremony, and expressed warm welcome and heartfelt thanks to those present.
Then, painter Huang Jianyong talked about his creative experience in recent years, especially in the three years since the epidemic. The exhibition showcases 50 of his recently elaborately created traditional Chinese paintings, including landscapes, figures, flowers and birds, as well as meticulous and colorful Buddha paintings. The theme of the exhibition is "The harmony of Spring and the brightness of the scenery", which not only reflects the warm spring season, but also contains the hope that after the epidemic, people can refresh themselves into the creation and life.
Guan Jun, president of the Chinese Calligraphy Academy, inscribe "Spring and bright" for the exhibition.
Ningbo is an important city for economic, trade and cultural exchanges between China and Central and Eastern Europe. The China-Central and Eastern European Countries Expo has been launched in Ningbo. Rongbaozhai is a cultural central enterprise with a history of more than 300 years. As a subsidiary of Rongbaozhai, Ningbo branch of Rongbaozhai was established in Ningbo in 2015 to vigorously carry out cultural exchange activities.
At the opening ceremony of the exhibition, the Ningbo branch of Rongbaozhai and the Central and Eastern European Commodity Purchasing Union jointly released a gift box of Greek Cretan Light extra virgin olive oil, which was packaged with Huang Jianyong's Chinese painting Love and Peace. In June 2021, to fully implement the proposal made by Chinese leaders at the Summit of China and Central and Eastern European Countries that China plans to import more than US $170 billion worth of goods from Central and Eastern European countries in the next five years, With the support of governments at all levels of Zhejiang Province and Ningbo City, the Central and Eastern European (CEE) Commodity Purchasing Union was officially established, in the spirit of speeches on "Actively using platforms such as the China International Import Expo and the China-CEE Countries Expo to expand imports from CEE countries". Since its establishment, the Alliance, with the purpose of win-win cooperation and common development, has provided all-round services for medium, small and micro enterprises to expand the market in Central and Eastern Europe, and strongly promoted trade and cultural exchanges between China and Central and Eastern European countries.
This time, Rongbaozhai Ningbo Branch cooperated with the Central and Eastern European Commodity Purchasing Union to promote the special products of central and Eastern Europe with Chinese painting as the packaging design, which is an active attempt to boost the economic and trade exchanges between central and Eastern Europe with culture and art. According to Hong Xianxing, general manager of the Ningbo branch of Rongbaozhai, the next step will be to introduce artist-co-branded products from central and eastern Europe, such as Slovenian pumpkin seed oil and Serbian ruby wine. At the same time, according to the plan of Rongbaozhai Headquarters to strengthen cultural "going global", vigorously promote cultural and artistic exchange activities with CEE countries.
At the exhibition, in order to thank Hebang Group for its support to Rongbaozhai Ningbo Branch and this exhibition, Huang Jianyong presented to Hebang Group his freehand Chinese painting works with the theme of "Hehe Hundred Years".
At 3:00 p.m., Wang Jianbo, former Standing Committee member of Ningbo Municipal Committee, Secretary General and Vice president of Ningbo Economic Promotion Association, announced the opening of "Jing Mingchun He" Huang Jianyong Chinese exhibition.
Leaders and guests attending the opening ceremony of this exhibition include Qian Zheng, Zhao Huifeng, Jin Kelin, Yan Yi, Shi Lei, Wang Lan, Zhu Weidong, Cai Yi, Liu Yongcheng, Ying Linhui, Mao Jianping, Yu Zhexin, Qian Ding Sheng, Wu Pingan, Chen Changxi, Chen Xiaoyun and Hu Yufei.
After the opening ceremony, the seminar of Huang Jianyong's Chinese Art exhibition "Jing Mingchun He" was also held in the Ningbo Conference room of Rongbaozhai.
Who is Huang Jianyong? At 20:10 on February 17, 2023, CCTV10 aired Wu Yueshi, the second episode of the second season of the China Media Group's large-scale cultural program "Master Biography". The fourth generation of Qi Baishi's successor, Huang Jianyong, a painter from Xiangshan in Ningbo, Zhejiang Province, was Wu Yueshi's disciple.
Huang Jianyong, a professional painter who has always kept a low profile, signed his works as "Dayong".
One evening in the early spring of 2023, in the classroom of Rongbaozhai Ningbo, located at 933 North Tiantong Road, Yinzhou District, Ningbo City, this reporter and a group of Huang Jianyong's painting students witnessed his on-site creation of "Purple Qi Coming East". Many of his students recorded his creation process from different angles with mobile phones, and won their praise. Also let the reporter feel his solid painting skills: this picture wisteria reasonable layout, clever composition, appropriate shade, vivid charm. The students are unique, ranging from calligraphers in their 60s to painters as young as 10, as well as incumbent civil servant artists and entrepreneurs of listed companies.
Huang Jianyong never stops writing and learns from others. His freehand brushwork is concise and lively, yet without losing the romantic charm of traditional freehand Chinese painting paradigm since the Ming and Qing Dynasties, attracting many lovers of calligraphy and painting.
Huang Jianyong's lines are old, vigorous, primitive and mellow. His strokes are simple but not empty and complex but not chaotic. His paintings of flowers and birds are simple and concise, peculiar and vivid; He painted only a few figures and had a great manner.
Huang Jianyong did not forget to improve his spiritual realm while practicing his pen and ink. He and Master Wu Yueshi believe that only by always putting "virtue" in the first place, can we achieve the combination of virtue and art, human art, can we paint a legacy of bones and muscles, morality, temperature, quality and taste. In his freehand Chinese paintings, where the ink color is flying, one can feel the heart of reverence for the brush and ink and the tradition.
After his discharge from the army, Huang Jianyong studied painting for several years in Beijing with Mr. Wu Yueshi. He copied a large number of classical Chinese calligraphy and painting, and understood the taste of ancient people's ink and brush in painting from every bit of dyeing. In recent years, Huang Jianyong returned to his hometown of Ningbo, where "books collect ancient and present, and Hong Kong connects the world", which is also the hometown of Master Pan Tianshou, one of the four great painters in China in the 20th century. In order to better create and inherit Chinese painting, Huang Jianyong returned to this fertile land of culture and art. He read and painted with firm faith and insisted on painting for a few hours every day, starting his new creative career.
After the opening ceremony, Hong Xianxing, general manager of Ningbo Branch of Rongbaozhai, introduced the painter Huang Jianyong, a native of Xiangshan, Zhejiang Province. Mr. Wu Yueshi was a disciple of the fourth generation of Qi School. Wu Yueshi, tutor and assistant of China National Academy of Painting; Rongbaozhai Ningbo signed artist; National Customs and Working Committee Charity Ambassador. (Reporter: Hong Bin)