Sacred Art of Ancient China
This lecture will take us to the mountain-tops of China to some of the oldest wooden buildings in the world - the Buddhist temples of Wutaishan. Built in the eighth century their design is infused with symbolism from Taoist, Buddhist and Confucian traditions.
Jon Cannon, presenter of BBC television's How to Build a Cathedral, explores examples of the great faiths that have dominated the history of Chinese civilisation.
An illustrated talk for Arts Society Evesham
Duration: 70 minutes
Promoter: The Arts Society Evesham
Wednesday 10 October, 2018 20:00
Box Office: at door
Booking Info: Guests £7