On December 19, the award ceremony of the second session of Chinese Art and Literature Award was held at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing.
Member of the Political Bureau of the CPC Central Committee, vice prime minister of the State Council Liu Yandong attended the symposium, vice chairman of the Standing Committee of the National People's Congress Alecken Eminbahe, vice chairman of CPPCC National Committee Luo Fuhe, minister of Ministry of Culture of the PRC Cai Wu, vice minister Dong Wei, dean of Chinese National Academy of Arts Wang Wenzhang, chairman of China Oceanwide Holdings Group Co., Ltd Lu Zhiqiang prized to the winners at the awards ceremony.
Deputy director of Committee of Education，Science，Culture，Health and Sports of CPPCC Hu Zhenmin, deputy director of State General Administration of Press and Publication, Radio and Television of CPPCC Tong Gang, vice chairman of China Federation of Literary and Art Circles Zuo Zhongyi, Yang Chengzhi, vice president of Beijing Municipal Committee of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference, president of National Centre for the Performing Arts Chen Ping and the heads of the relevant departments of Ministry of Culture attended the awards ceremony. Comrade Liu Yandong delivered an important speech at the second session of Chinese Art and Literature Award prize-winning artists symposium.
Liu Yandong congratulated the winners. She pointed out that culture was the nation's blood, the spiritual home of the people. The general cultural workers shouldered the lofty mission, blended in artistic pursuits with the process of motherland' s development and social prosperity, and made important contributions to the modernization drive with exquisite artistic creation eulogizing zeitgeist and promoting era progress.
Minister of Ministry of Culture of the PRC Cai Wu, director of Chinese Art and Literature Award organizing committee said in his speech, the prosperity and development of culture and art should not only stick to playing a leading role of the government, also rely on excitation and releasing the creative vitality of the whole society, closely rely on the active participation and enthusiastic support of people from all walks of life.
Chinese Art and Literature Award was sponsored by Chinese National Academy of Arts, funded by China Oceanwide Holdings Group Co., Ltd, which fully showed the participation of social forces and sense of social responsibility of "rich but processing, contribution to the society" of the non-public economic
Dean of Chinese National Academy of Arts, chairman of committee of the Chinese Art and Literature Award judging panel Wang Wenzhang explained the
selection of the Chinese Art and Literature Award, and said the committee would constantly endeavour, adhere to the strict selection criteria and made
it play a proper role in the promotion of contemporary excellent culture and arts leaders, promotion of the creation and transmission of excellent
cultural products, establishment of worldwide art evaluation system embodying Chinese art value orientation.
Chinese Art and Literature Award sponsored by Chinese National Academy of Arts and funded by China Oceanwide Holdings Group Co., Ltd aimed at commending the Chinese culture and art talents with noble spirit, outstanding talent and outstanding achievements, to promote the prosperity and development of the Chinese culture and art, to embody aesthetic orientation and value orientation of contemporary Chinese excellent culture and art. In 2011, Chinese Art and Literature Award successfully conducted the first selection and was widely recognized by the culture and art circles and society.
The second session of Chinese Art and Literature Award selected the following 10 people as "Lifetime Achievement Awards" : Tseten Dolma, Zhu Lin,
Wu Liangyong, Shen Peng, Zhou Xiaoyan, Shang Changrong, Ouyang Zhongshi, Hou Yimin, He Jingzhi, Qin Yi, who were exquisite art, deep educated older
generation of artists, and made great historic contributions to our cultural and arts undertakings; 9 "Art and Literature Awards": Ye Xiaogang, Tian Liming, Zhu Legeng, Yu Long , Li Xuejian, Luo Zhongli, Zhao Ruheng, Mo Yan, Pei Yanling, who were all outstanding and remarkable achievements leading figures in the fields of Chinese culture and art, were the main force of China's cultural and art circles.