On September 25, the 10th China Changchun International Ceramics Symposium (hereinafter referred to as the Symposium) was grandly opened in Changchun International Ceramics Gallery in the Changchun Lotus Mountain Ecological Tourism Resort. The Symposium is hosted by the Management Committee of Changchun Lotus Mountain Ecological Tourism Resort, Foreign Affairs Office of Changchun Municipal People’s Government, CCPIT Changchun Sub-Council, Jilin University of Arts, Fine Arts Academy of Northeast Normal University, and Art Museum of Jingdezhen Ceramic Institute.
Guests present at the opening ceremony include Zhao Xian, Deputy Mayor of Changchun Municipal People’s Government, Zhang Haizhi, Secretary of the Party Working Committee and Director of the Management Committee of Changchun Lotus Mountain Ecological Tourism Resort, Qu Xiao, Director of Changchun Municipal Culture Radio Television and Tourism Bureau, Xue Chunzhi, Director of Foreign Affairs Office of Changchun Municipal People’s Government, and Lu Dehui, Deputy Director of the Changchun Municipal Education Bureau, etc.
At the opening ceremony, Zhang Haizhi stated that the development of Changchun Lotus Mountain Ecological Tourism Resort has been "culturally driven" with "cultural confidence" since its establishment under the strong leadership of the municipal party committee and the municipal government. Ice and snow culture, historical culture, ceramic culture, and red culture with regional characteristics of the Lotus Mountain have been developed here. So far, more than 1100 works created by more than 320 ceramists from 63 countries and regions around the world are permanently collected in the Changchun International Ceramics Gallery located in the Changchun Lotus Mountain Ecological Tourism Resort. With a more open mind, more innovative ideas, and more pragmatic measures, the resort will further explore the profound ceramic art, work hand in hand with friends at home and abroad to broaden the field of cooperation and strengthen the degree of cooperation to make Changchun "a city of ceramics" of northern China, and create a better future for the world's ceramic culture together.