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ow is the focus上海419论坛品茶微信 for Van Gogh: The Immersive Experience, an ong
oing exhibition at the National Museum of China
that runs through Sept 22. Techn icians have used cutting-edge technology to bring to life the work of the gifted artist through an all-encompassing pr
isplay of images taken from more than 200 paintings and drawings from the artist’s oeuvre. The 35-minute show is being staged inside a purpose-built rectangular box occ
section of the spacious third-floor corridor of the National Museum of China. The viewer first encounters Van Gogh through a space set out like a galler
y, in which the painter’s self-portraits are displayed o
n wall-mounted screens. Then the gal lery changes into different scenes inspired by Van Gogh’s iconic works, where viewers “step inside” these fam
iliar landscapes. One moment, viewers are surrounded by blossoming almond trees, while the next, they watch cr
ows flying over expansive wheat fields. Overhead, a dreamy, starlit night sky unfolds.
In recent years, Van Gogh has been the subject of many popular interactive exhibitions at home and abroad, where digital t
echnology rather than the original paintings are used to offer an insight into the painter’s life and art.
higher than in previous years,” she said. “Also, the rainy season is supposed to
begin after the May Day holiday, but I haven’t seen a drop of rain so far.”
Data from the National Climate Center shows
that the average rainfall from April 1 to May 17 is 35.3 millim eters, down almost two-thirds from the same period last year, the least recorded rainfall over that period since 1961.
In addition to the drought, the average tempera
ture is 1.9 C higher than average for the period, the highest since 1961. Chen, the chief forecaster, said that according to the mid- to long-term forecast ra
infall will relieve drought in the eastern part of Y
unnan province, though its western part will still be plagued by the drought. Surveilla
nce from the National Climate Center shows that drought is also occurring in the Inner Mongolia and Guangxi Zhuang autonomous regions, as well
in fact a type of aluminum alloy that can be used to imitate the shape
of traditional Chinese architecture at a low cost
. It is an example of how modern technology is app lied at the exhibition,” Li Liang, a designer of the pavilion, was quoted by Beijing Daily as saying.
g rainwater collection devices on the roofs and tanks beneath the pavilio n, a mini ecological circulation has been created by gathering rainwater to irrigate the terraced fields.
nyan, who came with her family from Jiangxi province for a visit, said that although she didn’t know much about design, she felt the building was “very cool”.
“We saw its shiny roof upon entry to the park and we were immediately attracted,” said the 33-year-old. “The Ch
ion is not only beautiful outside, but also inside. My mother is very happy to see flowers from so many pro vinces and regions of the country, and all are well-trimmed and placed in the pavilion’s exhibition halls.”