Gold medal at the Olympic Fine Arts 2008 in Beijing
About the event
The formal exhibition of the “Olympic Fine Arts 2008” event opened in Beijing on August 11. Li Changchun, member of the Standing Committee of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee Political Bureau, Jacques Rogge, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) president and Juan Antonio Samaranch, the IOC honorary president, attended the opening ceremony in the China International Exhibition Center and granted awards to 10 winners of the artwork contest in the event.
The event was themed “China and the world” with the slogan “The arts complete the spirit of the Olympic Games. “It aimed to represent the allure of Chinese arts and culture and sought to symbolize the joining of all the world’s culture, according to a statement on its official website.
Since the event kicked off in January, it has received nearly 10,000 artworks from artists of more than 40 countries and regions. About 800 of them are on display in the exhibition. The event included a sports and art contest and 16 outstanding artworks from the contest would be on display as well. The IOC first held the Olympic sports and art contest in Sydney for the 2000 Games.
The Opening Ceremony
The winning Painting & the Gold Medal
Other Awards & Honors
2008- International Olympic Gold Medal in fine arts, Beijing, China / 2009- Distinguish neighbor by resolution 027/09 due in international artistic level of accomplishments, Alta Gracia, Córdoba, Argentina / Juror in some art competitions in Cordoba, Argentina / Participation in TXT group project at Museo de Arte Contemporáneo de Córdoba / Curator at some group projects and in my own projects / The painting “The peace will be our victory” is at The collection of The Olympic Museum, Beijing, China / My artwork Human Expressions is at The Collection of Jadite Gallery, Manhattan, New York / My artwork “Remaining Picasso and Toulouse L ” is at Tacchles Company, Trump Building, Wall Street / My artwork “Costumes Party “is at New York City Business Club , Manhattan, New York / My artworks The Show, Marginally, and Funny Day at the swimming pool were sold at public buildings in Cordoba, Argentina / Other artworks are in private collections / Video Documentary of her career produced by Gerardo Vitale, New York.