Painting, calligraphy demonstrations set

Painting, calligraphy demonstrations set

DANVILLE — A live demonstration of watercolor painting and calligraphy by Jiang Rizeng will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at the Bremer Conference Center, Rooms 109 and 110 at Danville Area Community College, 2000 E. Main St., Danville.

The event is free and open to the public.

Rizeng is a member of the Chinese Calligraphers Association and a national artist of the third rank. He is a celebrated member of the Guangxi Art Academy, and his paintings have been selected for the Confucian Memorial Collection and China's capital in Beijing.

During the presentation, Rizeng will demonstrate techniques used in traditional Chinese painting and calligraphy. He will talk and paint in real time for the audience.

The event is sponsored by the Danville Art League, Alley Gallery/Crose Insurance Agency and DACC's liberal arts and corporate and community education divisions.

For more information, contact Andy Perry 443-8777 or cce@dacc.edu.

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