JIANGXI DIGITAL IMAGE ASSOCIATION
INSIDE AND OUTSIDE THE ARCTIC CIRCLE – CHINA-QUEBEC ECOLOGICAL POPULAR SCIENCE PHOTOGRAPHY EXHIBITION - NANCHANG, CHINA – 2016 Edition
Mario Cyr was invited by the Government of Quebec to participate in the exposition «INSIDE AND OUTSIDE THE ARCTIC CIRCLE — CHINA-QUEBEC ECOLOGICAL POPULAR SCIENCE PHOTOGRAPHY EXHIBITION», held from March 16 to April 1, 2016, at the Provincial Library of Jiangxi, in the city of Nanchang, China.
Three photographers from Quebec : François Nadeau, Claude Fortin and Mario Cyr, as well as seven photographers from China, were very honoured to present a selection of 130 photographies.
The objective of this exhibition was to reach out to humanity, and specially to the youth of the province of Jiangxi, to increase awareness of the effects of climate change world-wide.
Mr. XIAO Ge - Renowned Chinese photographer, is the originator of this project. In 2015, he explored the arctic region of Quebec and was fascinated by its beauty. Upon his return to China, he contacted the Bureau du Québec à Shanghai to present his project that became an important China-Quebec photo exhibition collaboration.