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International sculptors may enter model-photos of works depicting culture and farming in Wanrong county along the mother river of the Chinese nation
Participants: 20 international sculptors
Event: 1st Yellow River Culture International Sculpture Exhibition
Where: Yellow River Wetland Park of Wanrong county, China, in the southwest of Shanxi Province and in the northwest of Yuncheng City
Royalty: RMB 60,000 Yuan (US-$ ~8400) after-tax for each selected artist
Material: stone, metal, etc. (including glass-fiber-concrete, GRC) suitable for a sculpture for outdoor placement. Entries must be model-photos of the planned works. Artists may enter at maximum 4 models which must be made of the same material as the planed final work (length or height of no less than 30cm). The final works will be produced in China.
Deadline for submissions: June 10, 2020.
Theme: Yellow River Culture & Farming Civilization
Aim of the exhibition, as stated by state President Xi Jinping: “The Yellow River culture is an important part of Chinese civilization and the root and soul of the Chinese nation. We should promote the systematic protection of the cultural heritage of the Yellow River and keep the precious heritage left by our ancestors. We should deeply tap the era value of the Yellow River culture, tell a good story of the Yellow River, continue the historical context, strengthen cultural self-confidence, and gather spiritual strength for the realization of the Chinese dream of the great rejuvenation of the Chinese nation.”
More Information (English below on the webpage):
(10.05.2020, USA: 05.10.2020)