Sponsored by China Art Academy, an exhibition of Zhao Zhiyong s photographic works, entitled the grace of heaven , was unveiled on May 6 and will be on display at Hall 9 until May 13,2010.Since 2000, Zhao Zhiyong has started to travel across the country to collect the materials for photograph from the grassland to the plateau, including Hebei, Qingzang, and Sichuan provinces, Inner Mongolian Autonomous Region and Tibetan Autonomous Region. He has made a record of the minority folk customs along his journey. The exhibition comprises a total of more than 40 photos, reflecting the picturesque scenery of China s western region.
On the opening ceremony of the exhibition, The Grace of Heaven, his photograph collection was issued. Zhao Zhiyong donated a number of collection books to the local library in Yushu, the quake-hit area last month.