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2016 / Getty Center “Cave Temples of Dunhuang: Buddhist Art on China’s Silk Road” May 7 – Sept. 4

Getty Center Cave Temples of Dunhuang: Buddhist Art on China’s Silk Road May 7–September 4, 2016 www.getty.edu On the western edge of the Gobi Desert, near the ancient oasis town of Dunhuang, China, hundreds of cave temples were carved into a cliff face and decorated with Buddhist wall paintings and sculptures. The caves are...
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2016 / Getty Center to open “Buddhist Art on China’s Sik Road” exhibit May 7

Cave Temples of Dunhuang: Buddhist Art on China’s Silk Road May 7–September 4, 2016, Getty Center The Mogao caves, located near the town of Dunhuang in the Gobi Desert of northwest China, comprise some 500 decorated Buddhist cave temples dating from the 4th to the 14th century. Filled with exquisite wall paintings and sculptures,...
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