Snow sculpture contest scene. Photo by Cui Yixin
Newspaper (Reporter Cui Yixin) Snow sculpture, known as the combination of nature and skilled craftsman " ghost axe and magician ". On December 15th, the 4th "Longjiang Snow Rhyme" Heilongjiang Province College Student Snow Sculpture Competition opened on the shore of Dawn Lake. This is the first time that the provincial snow sculpture competition was held in Qing Dynasty. A total of more than 150 participants from 30 teams from 17 universities and 3 units nationwide gathered in the employees' ice and snow paradise in Daqing City to exhibit "Ghost Axe". Within five days, they will create 30 beautiful snow sculptures on the theme of "Chinese Dream · Ice and Snow Love" and will be used as a series of winter tourism activities of "Living Love Daqing" and the third employee ice and snow fun games in Daqing City. An important part is dedicated to the people of Baihu.
The snowy world on the shores of Dawn Lake, the snowsmiths have carefully crafted them, attracting many citizens to stop and admire and take pictures. "It's great, it's not only ornamental, but the works are profound and intriguing. It's a pleasure to watch the snowmen's snow carving on the scene and praise Daqing." A citizen said that he is full of expectations for this year's Daqing employee ice and snow park. .
"The staff ice and snow park is free to enter, and the public can come and watch the snow sculptures at that time." The relevant person in charge of the organizing committee introduced that 30 pieces of snow sculptures will become the landscape of the staff ice and snow park in Daqing. The length, width, and height of the works are 3 meters and 3 meters respectively. Meters, 3.5 meters, these snow sculptures will not only enhance the city's cultural taste, but also enrich the cultural life of citizens.
It is reported that the current snow sculpture competition for college students in Heilongjiang Province was hosted by the Education Department of Heilongjiang Province, hosted by Daqing Daily, co-organized by Daqing Teachers College, Heilongjiang Folk Literature and Artists Association, and the national art foundation's 2019 “Northern Snow Sculpture Folk Art Talent Training” project achievement assessment. site. Li Xiaoyu, the person in charge of the “Northern Snow Sculpture Folk Art Talent Training” project of the National Art Foundation in 2019, said that more than 150 works were collected in the snow sculpture competition. Finally, 30 works entered the final display in the celebration. The content of the snow sculptures was characters, animals, and Daqing. The elements of the petroleum industry and the folk customs of the north are the main factors. A total of 6 teams from the city entered the final.
"Our work is called" Fantasy Forest ", and the nocturnal animal owl is selected to show the rich forest resources and animal and plant resources of Beidaokang." Said Gao Xiuyan, a teacher at Daqing Teachers College, who began "cultivating talents for northern snow sculpture folk arts" since August last year. The training was organized and revised several times, and the finalization of the work was completed more than a month ago. During this period, I also received the guidance of a professional teacher of the National Art Foundation.
The team of Mr. Yu Nana from the Kunlun Tourism College of Heilongjiang Institute of Technology brought “Bronze Memory”. The work was inspired by bronzes. It used a variety of motifs, totems, and various lines of bronze ornaments to give people a sense of beauty and to show traditional Chinese culture. Not far from here is the team of Mr. Lv Tieren from Harbin Huade College. They once won the first international gold medal in the 2007 International Snow Sculpture Contest. This time they returned to their hometown of Daqing. They brought the work "About childhood memories." "The Mother" is full of tenderness, he said that Daxue block will be carved into a ball of wool with sweater needles on it, reminding people of childhood mothers' sweater knitting scenes.
Dean Sun, Dean of the School of Fine Arts and Design, Daqing Normal University, said that this snow sculpture competition will add another scene to Daqing, and will also vigorously promote the integration and development of ice and snow culture and sculpture culture in our city, and it will also show the rich culture of the city of Baihu Details and charming urban style.