Award Recipients of 2013
Award Ceremony At The National Arts Club
The Chinese Cultural Foundation (CCF) in collaboration with the China Artists Association(CAA) and the Beijing International Cultural and Creative Industry (BICCI) hosted a week-long Exhibition: “Ink - Chinese Dream” featuring 16 leading Chinese artists. The Opening Ceremony of the Exhibition and Art Salon were conducted at the National Arts Club and a series of cultural and educational programs were held at the Columbia University.
Ambassador Sun Guoxiang and more than 300 distinguished guests at the Opening Reception and Ceremony. Liu Dawei, Chairman of China Artists Association was honored with the Chinese Cultural Foundation's Special "Cultural Legacy Award". The "Cultural Excellence Award" were presented to Xinle Ma and Xiaowen Qiu.
A special feature was the giant screen display in Times Square of Chinese artists and their works. This was provided by China New Media's V-Media on their spectacular LED facility.
Ambassador Sun Guoxiang presents the CCF Cultural Excellence Award to Xinle Ma
Congratulatory Letter from NYC Mayor Michael Bloomberg
Congratulatory Letter from NYC Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg
Special thanks to Zhang Wei of the China Economic Daily, Liming Guan of the China Press, Zhang Xue of the China Artists Association, Ken Lee of the Ken Lee Studio and others for providing photos, videos and press coverage of the event.
http://intl.ce.cn/specials/zxgjzh/201311/02/t20131102_1699917.shtml China Economic Daily