WWW.CL2000.COM features a large-scale professional art network in China, integrating media information, artistic display, artistic education, artistic forum, e-commerce and other on-line services. By means of an abundance of pictures, it presents the history and current status of the Chinese arts throughout the whole world in both English and Chinese. The international Internet channel has provided a worldwide information exchange platform for the Chinese arts.
Now, WWW.CL2000.COM has become the most authoritative professional art network in China, which has played a key role in popularizing the artistic education in China and advancing the Chinese arts to the world stage. Thus, it has been closely concerned and highly praised by many authoritative art organizations, art colleges & universities and artistic enthusiasts, because WWW.CL2000.COM has become their own art network.
At the beginning of its setup, WWW.CL2000.COM invited a lot of famous artistic theorist, critic as column writers, artistic consultants and emcees, such as Shao Dazhen, Fan Di'an, Xue Yongnian, Zhong Han, Shui Tianzhong, Liu Xiaochun, Lang Shaojun, Li Xiaoshan, Peng De, Wang Lin, Yin Jinan, Yin Shuangxi, Zhu Qingsheng, Hang Jian, Wang Mingxian, Sun Zhenhua, and Zhu Qi, thus laying a solid foundation for the network's further development.
Since its overall opening on July 5th of 2000, WWW.CL2000.COM has hosted a number of significant exhibitions by cooperating with China Society of Oil Paintings, China Society of Woodcuts, main art institutes, academies, artistic periodicals and other major academic organizations of China. Furthermore, it keeps updating design and adding columns to put up the information platform for the overall and authoritative broadcasting of the Chinese arts. By now, the web site has highlighted its own clear-cut features: inviting famous historical theorists, commentators and artists as column emcees, involving artistic education, creation, study, exhibition, sales and other aspects, abundant information, vivid views, timeliness and accuracy, and seeking for the high cultural, academic and technical levels.
In June 2006, WWW.CL2000.COM set up “China Art Blog” (BLOG.CL2000.COM), which is platform for artists, collectors, critics, curators, organizations, medias and lovers of art to communicate with each other. At the same time, “Blog for Famous Contemporary Artists” (BLOG2.CL2000.COM) was also opened to public. These will promote the development of Chinese contemporary art.
The primary goal of WWW.CL2000.COM is to make it an artistic world owned and enjoyed by both artists and the public, i.e., a significant platform for popularizing artistic education and disseminating artistic information. As a new form of media in the 21st century, www.CL2000.com is surely to become part of your daily life and share your artistic wishes and ideals.