Where the Dream Begins: Creating the World – Exhibition of Chinese Creation Myths


The exhibition “Where the Dream Begins: Creating the World – Exhibition of Comics of Chinese Creation Myths” was held from May 5 to 23, 2017 in the China Cultural Center in Brussels. Sixty-eight comic paintings categorized into seventeen sets with distinctive Chinese styles and artistic individualities were presented to the Belgian and European audience. The latest publication of the seventeen sets of comic books was also released on the occasion of the exhibition.

All the works of this exhibition are comics focused on the theme of “Creating the World – Literary and Artistic Works on Chinese Creation Myths”, an important cultural project of Shanghai municipality. All the paintings are the artists’ latest works and were created in 2016. Both renowned artists devoted to comics, and vigorous young and middle-aged specialists from all over China have contributed to the work.

A full program of activities took place on the opening day of the exhibition. Atlas International Culture took care of all the aspects related to the press: organization of a press conference, invitation to the press, production of a press kit, management of interviews, insertion of advertisements, etc.