China’s first national arts and crafts and intangible cultural Heritage exhibition museum opened

2022-06-05 0 By

On the fifth day of the first lunar month, the National Art museum of China and the Museum of China’s Intangible Cultural Heritage were inaugurated and the opening ceremony of “Chinese Treasures — China’s Intangible Cultural Heritage and Arts and Crafts Exhibition” was held in Beijing.Hu Heping, minister and Party Secretary of the Ministry of Culture and Tourism, announced the opening of the exhibition, and unveiled the plaque together with Wang Xudong, director of the Palace Museum and party Secretary of the Ministry of Culture and Tourism, Lu Yingchuan and Rao Quan, vice ministers of the Ministry of Culture and Tourism.Hu Heping pointed out that the construction of China’s first state-level arts and crafts and intangible cultural heritage exhibition museum is a vivid epitome of the great importance attached to cultural construction by the CPC Central Committee with Comrade Xi Jinping as the core, and is a glorious mission and important task assigned by the CPC Central Committee.China Arts and Crafts Museum and China Intangible Cultural Heritage Museum combine the beauty of Traditional Chinese architecture with modern wisdom. Adjacent to several large national pavilions, the Museum is located in an important location, with unique architectural features, advanced functional facilities and a collection of fine treasures.The opening of the China Arts and Crafts Museum and the China Intangible Cultural Heritage Museum marks another new important cultural landmark that represents the cultural image of the country and the capital and highlights the cultural prosperity and development in the new era.The opening exhibition “Chinese Treasures” is an important cultural content during the Beijing Winter Olympic Games.Hu heping also stressed the need to actively build a scientific, reasonable and three-dimensional collection system, exhibition system, solid collection protection, exhibition, academic research, public service, exchange and cooperation, so that the arts and crafts and colorful intangible cultural heritage to better integrate into modern life, reflect contemporary values, serve economic and social development.We need to adapt to the trend of the development of the Internet, information and intelligence, and constantly improve the operation and management of venues. We need to enrich museum collections, offer high-quality exhibitions, offer creative products and provide quality services to meet the cultural needs of the people, enhance their spiritual strength, and tell the Chinese story with our hearts and minds.Han Ziyong, president of The Chinese Academy of Art and curator of the National Art Museum of China, introduced the construction and exhibition of the venue.The opening exhibition “Treasures of China — China’s Intangible Cultural Heritage and Arts and Crafts exhibition” was organized by the Ministry of Culture and Tourism, which was divided into eight sections: “Masterpieces of Great Powers”, “Music of Kuanggu”, “Music of Wanfang”, “Silk Road Danqing”, “Legend of Powder and Ink”, “Text by Means of Instruments”, “Spring Greeting of China” and “Glorious Times”.On display are 1,298 pieces (sets) of arts and crafts and intangible heritage treasures from various categories, such as arts and crafts, guqin art, traditional Musical Instruments, Silk Road murals, Chinese opera, stone and stone seal cutting, wood-block New Year paintings and folk performances.Beijing Youth Daily reporter Guo Jia editor/Gong Lifang