On December 10th, the opening ceremony of the 18th Qi Culture Festival and the 12th Qi Culture Expo was held at the Qi Culture Museum in Linzi District. World-class art masters Pollock, Wu Guanzhong, and Zhao Xie's art exhibition also opened in Linzi District, Zibo City.

Pollock's works

Pollock (1912-1956) is the first contributor to American modern painting to break away from European standards and establish a leading position in the world art scene, and the founder of American abstract painting in the 20th century , He invented the “drip painting method” and became a master of abstract expressionism of the founding school. His works are regarded as a symbol of the new American painting after World War II. In 2006, his works were sold for 140 million U.S. dollars, which became the world's most expensive artwork transaction record. This time, nearly 30 works were exhibited.

Wu Guanzhong's Works

Wu Guanzhong (1919-2010) is a well-known modern painter at home and abroad. His art is a wonder in the contemporary art world, which is a blend of Chinese and Western art. He strives to use traditional Chinese materials and tools to express The quintessence of modern art, exploring the innovation of Chinese painting, and being good at expressing poetic and pictorial meaning through the interweaving of points, lines and surfaces. I like to concise objects and express the corresponding psychological feelings of nature's music-like rhythms in a semi-abstract form. It is not only with the oriental traditional taste, but also with the characteristics of the times, and it has created national characteristics. Nearly 40 works are exhibited this time, spanning thirty years.

Zhao Xie's works

Zhao Xie was inspired by Wu Guanzhong, pursuing a natural artistic style based on his painting style, and took the pen name "Tiancheng". In the 1990s, he explored the "Tiancheng Painting School". Wu Guanzhong gave high praise and support. He successively wrote inscriptions "Beauty is in Tiancheng, and the art is in innovation". In recent years, he has borrowed from the essence of Pollock's abstract expressionism and formed a unique oriental charm. Abstract art style. This time, he exhibited more than 100 pieces of fine works and personal oil paintings, Chinese paintings, prints, ceramics, and installation art works he cooperated with Wu Guanzhong. While exhibiting classic and traditional works, its chic and fashionable artworks with international art language also aroused the love of young audiences. It was invested and established by the Qilu Art Museum of the Chinese Artists Association, and the name of the museum was inscribed by the late calligraphy master Qi Gong At the same time, the opening ceremony of the Zhao Xie Art Museum was held.

Zhao Xie Art Museum is located in Qilu Art Museum District, Qidu Cultural City, Linzi District, Zibo City. It covers an area of ​​39 acres and has a total investment of more than 100 million yuan. Settling down has added an international artistic symbol to Zibo and has become a new achievement in deepening the realization of cultural empowerment.

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