Wu Jiantang, born in 1936, Sichuan nationality, ancestral home in Meizhou city, Guangdong Province, permanent living in Beijing, intangible cultural heritage (Chinese unique "twisted painting") inheritance master, the founder of twisted oil painting, painting calendar 83 years, 87 years old, 4 years old with his father (Professor Wu Daopu) painting, by his father's painting friends Zhang Daqian, Xu Beihong, Zhang Caiqin instruction. Inherits and innovates the twist strip painting. In 2010, he was awarded the title and certificate of the World Outstanding Art Master in Diaoyutai State Guesthouse in Beijing. Chinese artists association member, honorary President of the Chinese art academies, the ministry of culture of China smashing academy distinguished honorary dean, awarded the domestic art leading, member of the royal academy of social sciences, Sir, Hong Kong, Hong Kong institute of remote engineering distinguished professor, visiting professor of Oxford University, the United Nations culture ambassador, honorary President of the Chinese artists association, Hong Kong federation association, international beauty league director, the United Nations new future branch of new future celebrity academy academician. His works have won seven domestic and international art gold medal awards and The State Council gardener award.
Evaluation on Mr.Wu Jiantang by the Publicity Department of China News Network:
The great Chinese dream era needs Mr.Wu Jiantang, who advocates hard work, pioneering and dedication! We are also eagerly looking forward to Mr.Wu to dedicate a new art feast to the Chinese contemporary painting and calligraphy circle!
The charm of Mr.Wu's twisted strip painting lies in his magnificent life, rich cultural deposits and ideological edge, as well as the sensibility and passion of writers and artists, permeated with bright colors of The Times and rich life atmosphere. Wu Jiantang is a veritable master of traditional Chinese painting. In recent years, he has devoted all his energy to the creation of ink painting and achieved remarkable achievements. He constantly beyond himself, but also constantly beyond his contemporaries, Zhuo with his own unique style for the attention at home and abroad, and become the leader of the modernization of Chinese painting in the generation of new style.
Mr.Wu Jiantang's painting and calligraphy are unique. Its vigorous boundless, momentum pound phosphorus, thought and god, with abstract ink means classic, he with rich life experience and knowledge for background, by the state of ink kung fu, a broken the previous tomb and method, because of the heart, it serves to show Mr Wu Jiantang artistic capability and achievement. Reading Mr.Wu Jiantang's painting and calligraphy works, I feel a fresh and elegant breath, its flavor is pure, vigorous, simple, ethereal and free and easy. The pursuit of brush and ink interest and pure style; smoke haze vast, fresh and elegant, more have a direct feeling to the heart. The outline of his pen is outstanding, with just, fine ink subtle, fine trees, branches like dragon claws, clouds and smoke change, the expression of color and ink blend, contains a rich sense of composition and the taste of spicy, its simple and vigorous, bold and bold and extremely emotional.
Domestic and foreign reports
The Catalogue of 60 Companies in 60 Years of New China, sponsored by the Ministry of Culture and published by the Central Academic Press, ranked the second, and the Catalogue of Seven Masters in 70 Years and The Dictionary of World Culture and Art Celebrities ranked the first, and the three conferences awarded their works as "the most collectible Chinese painting in the 21st century". Art has been shot and broadcast by CCTV channels 1,2,4,7 and 10 with "China One Best" for more than 70 times. The Master of Chinese National Rites, The Dictionary of World Calligraphers and Painters, and the Hero of The Times published by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (on the occasion of the 70th anniversary of the founding of the People's Republic of China in 2019, The Organization Department of the CPC Central Committee and the National Day News Center are the organizers, People's Daily Publishing House published a book "Heroes of The Times" (special) with 30,000 copies, Issue Wu Jiantang as one of the four cover figures to the participants at the 70th anniversary of the founding of the People's Republic of China (inside 16 pages and the back cover are also works by Wu Jiantang), Also introduced Wu Jiantang painter in detail), "One Hundred Years of China", "Master of Chinese Painting" and other hundreds of domestic and foreign dictionaries, In 2016, it was included in the history of World Knowledge of New Chinese Contemporary painting and calligraphy sponsored by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (among the 29 calligraphers and painters, Twist painting in the catalogue as the first) was included in Hong Kong, Japan, Canada, Russia newspapers, picture albums. It has been published by more than 120 important media and newspapers at home and abroad for more than 300 times. At the beginning of this century, it was listed by the World Art Network as the first decade of coverage.
Wu Jiantang not only innovated the painting art in the painting tools and expression methods, but also had new ideas in the concept of painting. He believed that the works of Chinese painters are not only for people to appreciate, but the more important mission is to revive the painting art and promote the spirit of the Chinese nation, national culture and morality of the Chinese nation. In the past 200 years, the Chinese people have forgotten the national culture, spirit and morality caused by the backward, beaten and invaded by foreign forces.
93 countries around the world have included Wu Jiantang's twisted painting in the art archives, which have been collected in Xu Beihong Memorial Hall, Central Academy of Fine Arts, Shenzhen University, Nanjing Military Region, Guangzhou Military Region, National People's Congress, Naval Commander, The Ministry of National Defense, The Ministry of Public Security, the Ministry of Domestic Trade, and the French Ministry of Culture. Shao Hua and General Yu Yongbo have specially invited Wu Jiantang to paint and collect them (2005 and 2013). His works were exhibited by the Ministry of Culture in dozens of countries including France, America, Canada and Japan, and collected by the Imperial Palace of Thailand, Zhongnanhai, the National Art Museum of China, the Buddhist Association of China and Japan, the Ministry of Culture of France, the Supreme Chief Executive Office of Hong Kong, and political leaders and celebrities from various countries. The Man of the Times, The Master, The List of Asian Heroes and the painting Master published by the China Federation of Literary and Art Publishing House were all the first artists to report. In the past 30 years, he has repeatedly donated the proceeds from the paintings to the national Olympic bid, the Wenchuan earthquake, the Hope Project in Sichuan, the assistance of disabled children in Sichuan and the poor people, but he has lived a simple life. Twisted strip painting with rough beauty, random beauty, easygoing beauty of the artistic characteristics, And integrated into Wu Jiantang's long bumpy career and legend, resolute artistic training, rebellious personality, Into a very distinctive historic, collection and innovative art treasures, Nearly eight years, Wu Jiantang's twisted paintings in the United States, Singapore and France (recorded in the top ten sea auction companies in China), Winning the love and affection of politicians and celebrities at home and abroad, Ukrainian President Yushchenko, Mexico President Innohosa, Costa Rica President Rodriguez, Ecuador President Urtado, Bolivia President Kiroga, Mali President Mara, Slovenia President Turk, Malta President Gunch, People of insight compete to collect masterpieces.
World Knowledge of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs
On March 3 and 18,2021