On July 2, the award results of the 2018 First Guizhou “Confucius Academy Cup” Culture and Tourism Innovative Design Competition were announced. On the award issuing ceremony held at Confucius Academy, the competition organizing committee issued certificates and prizes for the award-winning contestants of 47 entries, including Le Qu Lun Yu (Learn the Analects of Confucius with Fun), He Yi Chi (Unity Ruler), Meng Kong U-Pan (Cute Confucius USD Flash Disk).
The competition adopting the theme “Context Succession and Wonderful Innovation” is hosted by the Confucius Academy Culture Communication Center and undertaken by the College of Tourism and Cultural Industry, Guizhou University and Art College of Guizhou University. Within over two months, 320 works have been received, including 262 “open-innovation” items and 58 “designated-innovation” items.
ZHOU Zhijiang, Member and Deputy Director of the Party Committee of Guiyang Confucius Academy Culture Communication Center, expressed that the competition has gathered many young innovation talents who have adopted the contemporary value ideas and aesthetic interests for reinterpretation on ancient traditions and tried to create products with the temperature of times and contents of cultures, vesting the traditional cultures with vitality and coming closer to daily life of youngsters.