On October 14th, 2018, Mr. Yang Daixi, "Jiangnan•Mount Tong" - the oil painting exhibition "The Love of the Dong Autonomous County" was held in Paris.
Paris is a world-famous city of art. Everywhere in the city is filled with strong artistic atmosphere. There is not only the world-famous Louvre, one of the world's three major museums, but also the iconic church in the Hugo novel "Notre Dame de Paris". In Paris, you can always meet Da Vinci, Cézanne, Van Gogh and other masters. Because of the classical and romantic culture and art, Paris is also accepting artistic elements from all over the world , and the oil paintings about the Dong minority culture elements created by the artist Yang Daixi, who teaches at Hunan University, deeply impressed people from all walks of Paris who love natural humanities and art. Mr. Yang Daixi was officially invited by the branch of Columbia University in Paris to prepare for the 2018 "Love of the Dong-Township - Yang Daixi "Jiangnan•Mount tong" Oil Painting Exhibition" a year ago. After more than a year of preparation, it was finally held as scheduled on October 14.
It is reported that a total of 39 oil paintings by Mr. Yang Daixi have been exhibited, mainly including two series of works: "Jiangnan • Mount Tong" and "Heart Trail". The exhibition was held in the style of a Western-style cocktail reception. The events were attended by the organizers of the Colombian University of Paris, the Chinese Embassy in France, the Columbia Alumni Association, senior critics of Paris art, galleries, art collectors and French art lovers.
Yang Daixi, Dong minority, oil painting artist; lecturer of the School of Design,Hunan University, graduated from Academy of Fine Arts of Hunan Normal University in 1994, and taught at the School of Design, Hunan University in the same year. In September 2006 he went to France to study. In 2007-2010, he studied at the National Academy of Fine Arts in Paris, France. In the same year, he was admitted to the painting and painting studio of Professor Abraham Binkas to study oil painting. In July 2010, he graduated from the Department of Fine Arts of the Fine Arts Institute of Versailles, Paris, France. In 2012-2013, he studied at the Central Academy of Fine Arts as a visiting scholar. In 2009, the oil painting "Annais" entered the "Autumn Salon" art exhibition in Paris, France. The oil painting "Mount Tong·Autom" was exhibited at the National Art Museum of Armenia and was collected by the museum. The oil painting "Mount Tong·Early Spring" was selected in the 7th Italian International Biennale of Contemporary Art in Florence and won the "Special Award of the President of the General Assembly". In 2010, the first solo exhibition was held at the Mona Lisa Gallery in Paris, France. In 2010, the work "Enjoy the Sunshine" was exhibited at the Salon Art Exhibition of the French Artists Association and exhibited at the National Gallery of the Grand Palais in Paris. In 2011, the Lushan series was selected for the “International Chinese Artists International Tour Exhibition” at the National Gallery in Bangkok, Thailand. In 2012, the project "Building Dreams, Hunan's First Excellent Art Exhibition of Deaf People" was well received by the community. The oil painting "Mount Tong·Memory" was exhibited and collected in the Hunan Provincial Museum. A number of works such as the oil painting "Mount Tong·Evening " were collected by the Museum of Fine Arts in Hunan. The huge oil painting "Power" was collected by Hunan Daily Group. In 2013, he was awarded the title of “2013 Hunan City Dreamer”. In 2013, the "Mount Tong·Memory" personal oil painting exhibition was held in Beijing 798 International Art District. Since 2014, it has been preparing to organize the “Chinese dream in Dong Autonomous County” large-scale cultural communication publicity activity, which was held in Beijing. In 2015, the Lushan series participated in the “Harmony and the Same” exhibition tour in Shanghai, Nanjing and Changsha. In the spring of 2017, at the invitation of the Academy of Fine Arts of the University of North Caledon, the University of North Carolina, the University of North Carolina, as a visiting teacher, went to the school for lectures and academic exchanges. In 2017, he participated in the New Knights Contemporary Abstract Painting Alliance and participated in the Suzhou and Shanghai exhibitions. At the invitation of Columbia University in Paris from October to November 2018, at the school in Paris, France, the school will be the "Jiangnan. Mount Tong" individual art exhibition and academic lectures and academic exchanges.