This project is our effort, by means of art exhibition, to bring Eco-aesthetics and concept of sustainability to main stream in Beijing, China.The brand “RuralMix” is a long-term pastoral experiment through culture and art to quest for new way of living at the digital age. After good communication, we worked with local government agents and business corporations to make the presentation happen The theme of idyllic rural took place in a new construction named “ Winter Garden”, a huge greenhouse capable to operate culture events all year long against climate change. Ruralmix will help new technologies, concepts and educational programs to get an opportunity and platform to meet the business world, domestically and internationally.
The initiation of this project comes with a opening of art exhibition and a symposia in 09, Dec. 2017.After, there is a long-term goal to develop the venue into a place dedicated for arts of sustainability.
This project is led by founder of iNGO Academy, Prof. Louis K Wang. We welcome all who like “Advocate Reformation Toward Sustainability (ARTS)” to join this project and share artworks as well as experience in Beijing.
From December 9th to 16th , Rural Mix 2017 Art Exhibition organized by Louis Wang’s iNGO Academy was held successfully to general public in the countryside of Beijing, a eco-friendly village named Beilangzhong.
The opening ceremony of the art exhibition is at 2:00pm , 9th Dec. Most artists and many VIPs attended the unexpected success of the show. In addition to the active participation of the general public, local government agents also came to visit and learn.
The art exhibition held in the newly built large-scale ecological greenhouse in the flower center of Beilangzhong . The theme of the exhibition matched with the green concept of ecological civilization. Apart from the original green plants and flowers, the works exhibited are from contemporary artists with considerable international reputation. Together with the current trend to move culture to the countryside and the revitalization of the rural area, with aesthetics of nature , culture power will narrow the gap between urban and suburban, so art and nature can give humanistic inspiration, fearless cold winter, still can not The community shows a cultural and creative atmosphere. In today’s mobile generation, this event can persuade people go outdoors, looking up at the blue sky and enjoy the beauty of art of life.
The art exhibition, based on the innovative approach to cross over, was curated by well-known writer Nanabee who brought high-quality artworks from renowned artists such as Wang Li-feng, Han Qing, Kim Namo, Sun Ou and Yang Ming-ru. Louis Wang also introduced his docudrama “Pastoral Decade “ to tell the story about living in a modernized rural area.
Let the seeds of art spread on the rural area,. Let the good culture continues to take root by cultivate deep toward better future of humanism.