The China International Youth Art Festival is the first national and international multilateral cultural communication project guided by the government and targeted at young people. It has been successfully hosted 8 times since 2008. The visual art exhibition column of the China International Youth Art Festival started in 2012. It has been constantly hosted by China International Culture Association, organized by Beautiful Asset (Beijng) Art Industry Co., Ltd and co-organized by AEBA(Beijing) Exhibition Co., Ltd. In 2015, it became the 2015 spread, communication and promotion funding project of China National Arts Fund. 

There are 5 exhibition units in 2016 China International Youth Art Festival, including 5 topics “Ecology”, “Technology”, “Nationality”, “Cross Strait”and “Native Soil”.