Prime Minister Theresa May gifts China’s President Xi artworks of Beijing and London by British artist and Principal of the Art Academy, Rob Pepper
London, UK – February, 2018
British Prime Minister Theresa May has gifted President Xi of China two first edition prints by artist and Principal of London’ s Art Academy Rob Pepper. The gifts were given on her recent state visit to China where she travelled to Beijing to meet with the President. The artworks which depict the cityscapes of both Beijing and London were given to celebrate a “Golden Era” between the two countries.
“Both the UK and China have rich and distinctive cultures of which we are rightly proud. The agreements on creative and cultural collaboration announced in China mean we will work even more closely together, collaborating on film festivals, theme parks, architecture, history and much more. This visit was an opportunity to showcase the best of British. By sharing our history and culture we will deepen the strong ties between our two peoples.” Theresa May said during her trip.