180 St Kilda Rd
Melbourne VIC 3006
Terracotta Warriors and Cai Guo-Qiang
This fabulous dual presentation brings together the past and the present in terms of Chinese art and culture. The Terracotta Warriors: Guardians of Immortality, showing China’s past alongside a fabulous exhibition by one of China’s exciting upcoming contemporary artists, Cai Guo-Qiang.
Not only will you get to see eight terracotta warriors alongside two full sized horses and bronze chariots. There will also be more than 150 incredible treasures from Chinese art. While the exhibition The Transient Landscape by artists Cai Guo-Qiang exposes traditional Chinese materials from gunpowder to porcelain and paper to silk. Using these materials and more to present the history, places and culture to showcase the landscape which was the backdrop to China’s first emperor, also around the time of the terracotta warriors.
If you would like to know more about this exhibition, please visit their website here.