Exhibition Lecture / The Cave Temples at Yungang

Feb. 17, 2013 3 PM

 

Dr. Yi Lidu, Professor of Chinese Art History at Florida International University, discusses the Buddhist Caves at Yungang. The 252 caves and 51,000 statues at Yungang, created in the 5th and 6th centuries, are a UNESCO World Heritage Cultural Site. The sculpture of a Kneeling Worshipper in the Norton collection from this site will be discussed in context.


Museum Theater.  Free with Museum admission. No RSVP required. Limited seating.