Apr 28, 2014
- Venue1 Empress Place
- TIMEMonday: from 19:00 to 20:30This event has passed
Join speaker Selena Wang, curator of Chinese Art at Zhejiang University Museum of Art and Archaeology in China, as she presents and explains the intimate relationship between the Famen Temple and the Tang royal house in the early Tang period.
Explore the far-reaching impact of Buddhism on politics, academics, art, and culture in the Tang dynasty. Know how attentions of royal couple Emperor Gaozong (628-683) and his wife Empress Wu Zetian (624-705) brought great importance to the Famen Temple during their reign.
Empress Wu Zetian