Xiang Bingcheng: The concrete practice of inheriting purple pottery by adhering to traditional skills

2022-04-26 0 By

Lin ‘an town new village, Bei Shan Pottery village on the top of the hill.When we go to the door, we can see that the whole pottery village is simple and thick. The walls are all built with stones and various kinds of pottery, which is very grand. At first glance, it looks like the style of Dutch castle.Here, is the national intangible cultural heritage production protection demonstration base, is also our country arts and crafts association senior member Mr. Xiang Bingcheng work and live in the place.To the charges to us: “tao chong covers an area of 80 mu, zhuang inner construction by large bluestone blocks all assembled, distance is only 3 kilometers from the county seat, intangible base collection production, the purple ceramic technology experience, tourism, food, business and leisure in one, is open to the public, the purpose is to let the world can be more intuitive understanding of the purple pottery” all men are mortal.”Walking into the pottery village, you can see all the scenes about the production and inheritance of purple pottery. From the ancient dragon kiln to the workshop of grinding and pulling blank, to the display of fine purple pottery wares, people have an intuitive understanding of the production process of purple pottery technology.In the introduction to Bing Cheng, we learned that out of love for purple pottery, he built this villa, and constantly improve.For more than 10 years, he has invested too much effort in it.Xiang Bingcheng, nicknamed “Bei Shan” or “Shi Lao Nong”, is honored as China’s Senior arts and Crafts Artist, Yunling chief Master of skills, Inheriting Yunnan Provincial Intangible Cultural Heritage, judge of Yunnan Higher Vocational College Evaluation Committee, member of expert Committee of Jianshui Purple Pottery Association from 2017 to 2020, And Model Worker of Honghe Prefecture.Over the years, Xiang Bingcheng, on the basis of adhering to the traditional purple pottery technology, constantly brings forth the new, in 2012, the establishment of jianshui purple pottery carving art, purple pottery works to a new art world.His purple pottery is exquisite, and the contrast effect of black and red, black and white is unforgettable.”How will purple pottery develop?”When talking about this issue, Xiang Bingcheng is very enlightened: “I use ‘original inheritance and innovation’ to sum up my experience.Any craft, must hold the traditional craft, and then on this basis for innovation.In purple pottery, Yin Yang fill, no glaze polishing……Is its logo, must uphold these unique characteristics, and then innovation, in order to better carry forward the purple pottery culture……”Perhaps the word “heritage” was already in his name.Over the years, xiang Has been fascinated by stone and pottery and has a unique understanding of pottery making, which has made him recognized by the world in the field of art. In 2007, on behalf of China, he was sent to the United States to participate in the 41st International Smithsonian Folk Culture Festival.In 2012, on behalf of China, visited Thailand to participate in “ASEAN Folk Culture Interaction and Exchange”;In 2008, the work “Colorful Filling heaven ball Plum Vase” won the “Tiangong Art Garden”.”Hundred Flower cup” gold medal;In 2010, the work Bao Xiang Mei Vase won the silver award of “Tiangong Art Garden • Baihua Cup”;In 2016, the work “Mangong Carved Pottery Breeding Vitality Pot boutique Tea Set” won the 2016 China (Shenzhen) Autumn Tea Fair International Tea Ware Design Exhibition Silver award……The design inspiration of each work comes from his mouth, and what makes people feel is the persistence of traditional skills and the study of history and culture.Declaration: The copyright of this article belongs to the original author, if there is a source error or infringement of your legitimate rights and interests, you can contact us through the mailbox, we will promptly deal with.Email address: jpbl@jp.jiupainews.com