The Great Chinese Calligraphy and Painting exhibition participant Mr. Mao Guangsong donated his works to the heroes who helped in the fight against coronavirus
A Great Chinese Calligraphy and Painting exhibition participant, a friend of the World Calligraphy Museum, a wonderful calligrapher, Mr. Mao Guangsong, came from Beijing to his hometown of Huai'an to attend the Science and Technology for People. I am participating in the struggle event May 30 dedicated to the National Day of Science and Technology Workers of Huai'an City 2020.
On May 24, the Slavic Writing and Culture Day is celebrated in memory of the holy Equal-to-the-Apostles Cyril and Methodius throughout the Slavic world. The importance of the writing in the development of civilization history is difficult to overestimate. In the language, as in a mirror, the whole world is reflected, our whole life. The writing possibilities are not limited by the time or distance. But people didn’t always master the art of writing. This art has been developing for a long time, over many millennia.
The founder of the school of calligraphy and the Museum of Russian National Handwriting in Yaroslavl, Yuri Arutsev, tries to convey to the general public: beautiful writing is important not only for the aesthetics. It helps to maintain vision, to form the correct posture and gives room for intellectual and creative development.
The World Calligraphy Museum receives numerous messages with the words of congratulations and holiday wishes on the occasion of the International Museum Day from the participants of the "International Exhibition of Calligraphy" project. We also received the letters from the participants of the events in this field from China, the United States and many European countries.
Today, May 15, Xie Angjun, a talented calligrapher and friend of the World Calligraphy Museum, is celebrating his birthday. Director of the Association of Private Museums Alexey Shaburov, as well as the entire staff of the World Calligraphy Museum wish Mr. Xie a happy birthday, good health, creative success and prosperity
Islamic calligraphy, an awe-inspiring branch of art that has been preserved for centuries in the hands of great calligraphers, will now be introduced to the world. Turkey's Culture and Tourism Ministry has prepared an introductory film to raise national and international awareness about Islamic calligraphy, on the path to becoming an intangible cultural heritage of humanity.
The Foreign Affairs Office of the Shanghai city sent medical masks to the World Calligraphy Museum, which are so necessary during the spread of the coronavirus infection. By this act, our partners expressed their support to our museum and the Sokolniki Cultural and Exhibition Center in our fight against the pandemic.
Today, May 1, a wonderful calligrapher and our friend Mr. Zhao Xueli is celebrating his birthday. Alexey Shaburov, Director of the World Calligraphy Museum, as well as the entire museum staff, congratulates Mr. Zhao on his birthday, wishes him good health, creative success and fulfillment of all wishes!
Alexey Shaburov, President & CEO of Sokolniki Exhibition and Convention Centre, Director of the World Calligraphy Museum in Moscow told People's Daily that China sets a perfect example of preserving its civilization, that Chinese culture gave him positive energy. Years of learning about Chinese calligraphy provided him an enormous boost to develop the Russian art of beautiful penmanship.
Famous calligrapher, participant of the exhibition “Great Calligraphy and Painting” Mao Guangsong taught a course at Tsinghua University
At Tsinghua University, a calligraphy course was completed by a professor at the Training Center of the Chinese Association of Calligraphers, master of calligraphic style “Quan” Mr. Mao Guangsong. A course lasting about a year was attended by 14 students from different cities and provinces of China.
The World Calligraphy Museum will hold consultations with leading experts of the Center for the Study of Handwriting under the leadership of Larisa Drygval
May 24, 2020 at 15:00 at the World Calligraphy Museum there will be a master class on the topic “Career Guidance on Handwriting. Find your way," and by appointment, consultations will be conducted under the leadership of Larisa Drygval by leading experts of the Handwriting Research Center - Moscow office of Inessa Goldberg's Institute of Graphoanalysis (Israel).