2019 South China Book Festival (Foshan Branch venue) and Shunde Book Fair opens! The event is held in Shunde Daxin Xinduhui（大信新都汇）, Foshan, bringing a unique cultural feast to the public.
There are six exhibition areas at the 2019 South China Book Festival (Foshan Branch venue) and Shunde Book Fair, including thematic publishing and reading exhibition area, Lingnan fine art exhibition area, Lingnan cultural city exhibition area, Shunde intangible cultural heritage exhibition area, children's education exhibition area and reading exhibition area.
Focusing on the main line of the 70th anniversary of the founding of the People's Republic of China, there are several theme exhibition areas including “celebrating the 70th anniversary of the founding of the People's Republic of China'', “Urban Development of Guangdong-Hongkong-Macao Greater Bay Area” and etc., and a series of activities themed “Civilized Foshan” would be held.
Books and instruments to create a popular site
A quaint Lingnan traditional study will be arranged in the main venue, restoring the elegant scene of the ancients reading books.
Showing the charm of intangible cultural heritage
Lingnan famous artists exhibition area
The exhibition area focuses on books of art and calligraphy, and displays calligraphy and painting works of Lingnan famous artists. what’s more, famous local painters will improvise at the scene to create a strong artistic atmosphere and bring a cultural feast for the mass art lovers.
Local characteristic cultural book exhibition area
The area will focus on displaying cultural books with Foshan local feature, showing Foshan Kung-Fu, delicious food, dragon boat, Cantonese opera and other local special events to the readers.
Shunde intangible cultural heritage exhibition area
In the way of physical display and interactive experience, the area will display a number of intangible cultural heritages including dragon boat, martial arts, dancing lion, canton embroidery, fish lanternand Shiwan Ceramics. Citizens can participate in the production of intangible cultural heritage artworks such as fish lanterns, canton embroidery and so on, having a close contact with Foshan intangible cultural heritage.
"Town of Industrial Literature" becomes a new name card
Wu Guolin and other famous writers in Foshan will share the story of Shunde's industrial development and the idea of making films about Foshan industries, so that the public can have a deeper understanding of industrial literary works.
Setting up a parents-children reading space
This book festival has set up a children education exhibition area. The parents-children reading space creates opportunities for parents to communicate with their children and to share the fun of reading.
In addition, there is a book donation activity on the spot. Citizens can bring their books to the site and fill in a love donation card, passing on love with books.
Just don’t hesitate to enjoy the cultural feast!