"Longmen Grottoes: New Perspectives"
Location: CGIS South 354 and 450
Time: Thursday, October 26 9:00am-5:30pm
A UNESCO World Heritage Site filled with magnificently carved Buddhist caves, the Longmen Grottoes are renown throughout the world for their enduring legacy to Chinese art. Join experts from the Longmen Grottoes Research Academy and leading scholars for a day of cutting-edge research, archaeological findings, preservation work, and a special viewing of the Longmen Digital Retrieval Project.
Longmen Grottoes Research Academy Recent Projects
CGIS S354 9:00-12:30PM
Recent Global Research on the Grottoes
CGIS S354 1:30-4:00PM
Harvard and Longmen
CGIS S450 4:00-5:30PM
Graciously sponsored by the Abby Aldrich Rockefeller Fund for Asian Art, the Harvard History of Art and Architecture Department, Harvard Visual China, and the Longmen Grottoes Research Academy.