2018 Sanya Int’l Festival of Arts in Haitang Bay Jan 6-April 20
The 2018 Sanya International Festival of Arts is set to be held in Art Haitang, Haitang Bay from January 6th to April 20th. A press conference for the 2018 Sanya International Festival of Arts was held at in Haitang Bay on December 19th, 2017 to introduce activities that would be held.
Xu Zhenling, Vice Mayor of the Sanya Municipal People’s Government; Li Manhua, Vice Director of the Publicity Department of the CPC Sanya Municipal Committee; Tang Sixian, Consulting Director of the Sanya Tourism Development Commission; Zhong Fengmao, Vice Consulting Director of the Sanya Municipal Bureau of Culture, Radio, TV, Publication and Sports; Liu Li, Vice Director of Haitang District and Wang He, General Manager of Art Haitang attended the conference.
The art festival is a large-scale international art exhibition scheduled to be held in Sanya, and is expected to be a platform for art exchange between the Western and Eastern art worlds, as well as their audience. The art exhibition will provide an opportunity for the city to establish a unique cultural brand to promote its international influence.
The 2018 Sanya International Festival of Arts will consist of five parts, including the 2018 New Year’s Concert of the Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra, International Contemporary Arts Exhibition, musician series performances, International Movie Week and Art Salons & Lectures.
2018 New Year Concert of Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Date: January 6th-7th, 2018
Venue: 60,000-square meter lawn in front of the Art Haitang 艺海棠艺术综合体6万平米的草坪广场
The 2018 New Year’s Concert of the Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra will take place at the 60,000-square meter lawn in front of the Art Haitang Complex. The concert will offer the audience a spectacle of classical music.
A book donation program will be held during the concert. The program is dedicated to serving city libraries, children in schools and children in areas with limited access to books.
International Contemporary Arts Exhibition
Date: January 20th-April 20th, 2018
Venue: Art Haitang 艺海棠
The International Contemporary Arts Exhibition will feature a flower themed art exhibition, group exhibition for Chinese contemporary artists, including Luo Zongli, Liu Hong, Fan Bo, Yangqian, Qin Wan, Cang Xin, Luo Qi, Liu Chunyan and more. More than 80 works from notable artists will be selected to go on display.
Musician series performances
Date: February 27th-28th, 2018
Venue: Art Haitang 艺海棠
The musician series performances will be held at Art Haitang on February 27th-28th, 2018. The participants include the Australian’s Omega Ensemble, Sharon Zhai, Chinese-born Australian soprano and Chinese pianist Ma GuoFeng.
International Film Week
The audience will have the opportunity to get a close to the art life of the eight great art masters in the world that to be featured at the International Film Week. The art masters include Vincent Willem van Gogh, Pablo Picasso, Henri Matisse and Mark Rothko.
Art Salons & Lectures
The art festival will also host art forums and lectures for talented artists.