On October 9th, the MCC22 Group held a painting and photography exhibition themed ‘Cultivating Bonds for 40 Years with Shades, Pens and Ink, Welcoming the Party’s 19th National Congress with Colorful Sketches and Paintings’, aiming to celebrate the 68th anniversary of the state’s establishment and welcome the Party’s 19th National Congress, look back over the company’s development history for nearly 40 years and present the struggling and dedicated work state of many employees on the journey towards achieving ‘First in Hebei and MCC’, as well as their colorful spare-time cultural life.
This painting and photography exhibition obtained the support and warm response of the company’s employees and many displaced and retired staff members. Over 100 exhibited works gathered the calligraphy, paintings and photography of the employees, expressing their passion with splashed ink and heavy color, and presenting their style through photographic composition. Paintings of floating clouds, flowing water and wonderful moments demonstrated that the company has stayed true to its mission since its establishment 40 years ago, and a bright future for ‘Happy MCC22’ is expected under the guidance of the MCC Group’s strategic positioning of being the ‘national team of metallurgical construction, the main force of capital construction and the pacesetter of emerging industries, insisting on taking the road of high-tech construction in the long term’. A China Calligraphers Association member, Fengrun District Calligraphy Association member and CCB Tangshan Fengrun Sub-Branch employees provided beautiful works for this activity.
The organizers of this activity started to collect works on September 5th. As of September 30th, 622 works had been collected, including 57 calligraphy works, 138 paintings and 427 photography works. MCC22 organized a judging panel, followed the fair and open principle, and conducted the preliminary assessment, re-evaluation and final assessment of the submitted works. Finally, 145 works were selected as exhibition works, which would be displayed not only in the MCC22 office building but also at many itinerant exhibitions. This activity finally awarded 3 first prizes, 6 second prizes and 9 third prizes. The excellent works have been released though MCC22’s official WeChat account. The prize-winning works will be publicized in the MCC22 Group newspaper.