2018 Happy Chinese New Year: Fantastic Art China
Co-hosted by Committee of 100 and its US-China Cultural Institute, and China’s Central Academy of Fine Arts (CAFA), the fourth “happy chinese new year: fantastic art china” will return to NYC from feb 13 - 20, celebrating the year of dog with a series of festive and cultural events taking place in iconic venues across the city.
With the theme of “Year of the Dog, Leap into Happiness,” the festival includes celebratory activities such as the empire state building light installation, fireworks spectacular on the hudson river; art exhibitions, and public and arts educational events at lincoln center.
During the press conference of “happy chinese new year 2018”, Shirley Young, chairman of us- China cultural institute shared that one of the festival highlights will be “students day” on Feb 16th. Besides music and dance performances, interactive arts and crafts activities, a 40 foot long scroll with city schoolkids’ artworks will be created and on display in the lobby David Geffen Hall.