Most Beautiful Chinese People
The exhibition “Most Beautiful Chinese People,” sponsored by China Artists Association, displays 21 oil and traditional Chinese paintings by more than 40 artists that depict prominent figures in Chinese society since the 18th National Congress of the Communist Party of China (CPC) in 2012. The subject of the work Respected Artisan of China is Xu Liping, an expert in rocket motor powder at China Aerospace Science and Technology Corporation. In order to improve efficiency and lower risk at his dangerous job, Xu invented many tools, of which the
“Liping knife” is the most famous. The device prevents the blade from touching a rocket shell, which could cause an explosion. On the canvas, the tool in Xu’s hand is the “Liping knife.”
Under the painter’s brush, Liao Junbo, former secretary of the CPC Committee of Zhenghe County, Fujian Province, was talking with villagers in the province’s mountainous area. Under his leadership, the once poverty-stricken county became one of the richest in the province. After fter Liao died in a car accident, 400,000 0 people sent condolences on the internet net for the secretary who served the people ple with heart and soul.
On large three-by-eight-meter ter can-
vases, these paintings depict figures from all walks of life, including officials, grassroots CPC members, technicians, educators, judges, healthcare practitioners and soldiers, endeavoring to capture their work and contributions.
According to Xu Li, secretary general of China Artists Association, China’s progress over the past five years is attributed to the efforts of every Chinese person. “We are aiming at telling moving stories of noble spirits via visual images and artistic products,” says Xu. “And by depicting these iconic persons, we hope that the public will be encouraged by feeling the impact of individual efforts during the pursuit of the Chinese Dream.”
Five Years On
This exhibition showcases China’s outstanding achievements over the past five years thanks to the leadership of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of China (CPC) since the convention of the 18th CPC National Congress in 2012, through myriad means including multimedia, sound and light coupled with a wide array of forms including objects, videos, photos and charts.
The exhibition features 10 themed zones and one experience area. The first zone is the preface section, featuring major decisions and deployments and the new look of China since the 18th CPC National Congress. The other nine zones showcase brilliant achievements in the realms of economic, political, cultural, and social progress, ecology, national defense, diplomacy with Chinese characteristics, the practice of “One Country, Two Systems,” and Party building.
Themed “Cutting-edge Science and Technology” and “Flourishing Age,” the experience area highlights the latest scientific and technological achievements made by China over the past five years.
Devoted Li Baoguo on Taihang Mountain by Guo Jianlian, Zhu Zhujiong and Jing Shijian, oil painting, 300×800cm, 2017 Former professor and doctoral tutor at Hebei Agricultural University, Li Baoguo devoted his entire life to helping eradicate poverty while preserving the local environment. He spent over three decades on Taihang Mountain, where he devised a mode for the mountainous region’s development that balances economic efficiency and ecological benefits. In April 2016, Li Baoguo died of illness at the age of 58.
Respected Artisan of
China by Song Ke and Zheng Yi, oil painting, 300×800cm, 2017 Xu Liping, depicted in the painting, is a rocket propellant expert with China Aerospace Science and Technology Corporation. He has engaged in the trade for 30 years. His supreme skills have helped finish many difficult and important tasks.
Ga Bulong Dedicated
to the People by Wang Yingsheng, traditional Chinese painting, 300×800cm, 2017 Ga Bulong was former vice chairman of the Standing Committee of the Qinghai Provincial People’s Congress. For five decades, he served the people with heart and soul. He once made his own home a lodge for herders traveling to Xining City to see doctors or handle affairs. He received more than 3,000 poor and ill herdsmen during his service and once hosted 70 at once. After retirement, Ga led locals in greening the deserted mountains, contributing to the local economy and environment.
Never Forget Why
We Started by Yu Zhenping, traditional Chinese painting, 300×800cm, 2017 Wang Yong, Zou Bihua, Li Peibin, Sun Bo and Chen Qingzhou that the painting depicts work in the legal realm and guard peace and justice.
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Zhengzhou Airport at night. With an annual handling capacity apacity of 20 million passengers and 450,000 00 tons of cargo, the airport in Henan Province vince has played a lead ead role in accelerating ating the implementation ation of the Belt and Road oad Initiative.
A canola oil production center in Hulun Buir, Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region. Over the last five years, China has accelerated its supply-side structural reform in rural areas.