The Florence (China) International Design Biennale to be held in Ningbo

Category: Ningbo News
Published: Wednesday, 10 July 2019 16:13

On the morning of June 29, it was learned from the relevant press conference that the Florence (China) International Design Biennale will be held at Ningbo Art Museum from July 3rd to 14th.

It is learned that the Italian International Biennial of Contemporary Art is one of the most prestigious art exhibitions in the world, and has been held for eleven sessions. In 2019, the 500th anniversary of the death of Da Vinci, in honor of this great artist known as the "Perfect Representative of the Renaissance", the parallel exhibition of the Florence International Contemporary Art Biennale and Florence International Design Biennale will be held together. The two biennales are operated in parallel by the organizing committee of the Florence Biennale. Exclusively authorized by the Organizing Committee of the Florence Biennale, Ningbo is responsible for the exhibits collection in China including Hong Kong, Macao, and Taiwan and will host the Florence International Design Biennale Exhibition - Florence (China) International Design Biennale.  

It is learned that the exhibition is guided by Ningbo Municipal People's Government, sponsored by Ningbo Literary Federation and Yuyao Municipal People's Government, and hosted by Sino-Italian Ningbo Ecological Park and Ningbo Art Museum. It is learned that from October 2018 to the present, the organizing committee has collected nearly 300 works of 150 designers (combinations) in the design fields of architecture, industry, interior, clothing, digital and graphic. After selection, a total of 193 pieces will be displayed in the Ningbo exhibition. 130 of them will directly compete for the highest award of the exhibition "Da Vinci Design Award"