Mogao Grottoes Exhibition Scheduled in Shanghai

By Mei Manuel, April 02, 2018 03:04 AM

Mogao Grottoes in Dunhuang, China As UNESCO World Heritage Site(Screengrab)

A special exhibit featuring replicas of the Mogao Grottoes in China's Gansu Province will be featured at the Shanghai Tower on April 28.

At least three replica grottos will be included in the exhibit, as well as 118 precious national-level cultural relics. One of the pieces to be displayed include the bronze statue known as the "Galloping Horse Treading on a Flying Swallow" from the East Han Dynasty (25-220 AD).

The exhibit is organized by the Gansu Provincial Administration of Cultural Heritage, Gansu Provincial Museum, Shanghai Tower, Dunhuang Research Academy and other partners. Several events would also be lined up as part of the exhibit, featuring culture, music, literature, poetry and fashion for visitors to enjoy. Virtual reality and other advance technologies would also be used to add to the visitor experience.

The exhibit is scheduled to end until the last day of June.

Related Article

Must Read

comments powered by Disqus

More from CCD

Chinese Oil Painting Sold for 112.7M Yuan

Check out the details of this recent sale.

'Aquaman' Makes a Strong Opening in China

How well did the latest DC film fare upon its release in China?

Einstein Letter on God Sells for $2.9M

Find out the details of this extraordinary letter written by Einstein about God.

DC's 'Aquaman's to Make Chinese Debut this Wekeend

The latest DC film makes Chinese debut ahead of the international release.

Chinese Box Office Brings in $8.2B from Jan-Nov

The Chinese Box Office is thriving according to latest record.

Parenting Issues On Focus in New Chinese Film

A much awaited film by Cao Baoping focuses on parenting.

Zhang Tianai Voices Spider-Woman

Check out the details of this new Marvel animation film.

Animation Courses Now Available at Communication University of China

Check out the details of this new offering from the Communication University of China

Rare 1000 Year Old Painting Sold for $59.2M

A rare artwork done by Chinese scholar Su Shi was sold this week.

'Matilda the Musical' to Hit Chinese Stage Next Year

Check out this latest musical scheduled in China next year.