Beautiful Sleeping Buddha – sculpture art from waste

Last year, artist Hu JunJun was invited to make a six ton Reclining Buddha statue with twigs, which received much attention on exhibition in XiaMen. In her works, the Buddha often appears among colorful Chinese landscapes in a light and graceful style, rather than in the stereotypical manner of religious art works. Master architect Tadao Ando designed a museum for their collection of Buddha statues of the Northern Dynasties over the past decade. At the end of 2020, YIT visited Hu JunJun in her studio and collected the backstage story of her creation and collection of Buddha statues ...

[640],shadow=true,start=,stop=

*** Find many more inspiring videos on our latest Chinese culture videos page ***

Related Videos

Featured Videos

XiaMen High School, band and choir
XiaMen No. 6 High School. FuJian province. First song - Brightest Star in the Sky ...
Chinese traditional music – long play (1)
Hiking the Great Wall of China at JianKou 箭扣, BeiJing
An awesome video - don't miss it ! Bonus films - ChenJiaPu 陈家沟 'wild' Great Wall ... Hiking the 'wild wall' is technically illegal for conservation reasons, and safety concerns. However, permits are available. It is recommended to go with a guide; 'dangerous' is not hype in places like JianKou - be careful - don't go alone, take your time, have a mobile and water with you, etc.
The beautiful Tibetan Plateau 西藏, west China
The Hanging Temple of HengShan 悬空寺, and the YunGang Grottoes 云冈石窟
Near DaTong, ShanXi province. The Hanging Temple (XuanKong Temple 悬空寺, XuánKōng Sì) is constructed on a vertical cliff face, 75 meters (245 feet) above the ground, at the foot of the HengShan mountain. The temple lies about 64 kilometers south east of the city of DaTong. Together with the YunGang Grottoes, the Hanging Temple is one of the main tourist attractions and historical sites in the DaTong area.
The beautiful, and lively, Temple of Heaven 天坛 in BeiJing
The first film shows some scenes of the central temple area, and the second the many activities that take place in the surrounding park ...
Around SuQian 宿迁, JiangSu province
SuQian is a city with a cultural history of 2,500 years. The earliest use of the name was in 762 A.D. during the Tang Dynasty. The city is located on the North JiangSu Plain, with a highest elevation of 71 m over sea level and the lowest 2.8 m only. The elevation is gradually reduces along northwest to southeast. SuQian is abundant in water resources and the water surface area is close one third of its total land mass.
A trip to YangShuo 阳朔, GuangXi province – video
At one time just the little sister to GuiLin, today YangShuo has become a global village. YangShuo has been influenced by many years as a magnet for backpackers from the world over, though it still has the charm of a small south-China town. It nestles among beautiful natural scenery along the Li River, and has exciting outdoor activities, wonderful dining and an energetic nightlife.
A trip to GuangXi 广西 and SiChuan 四川 provinces
Two films by ryzdon - LongSheng (Dragon's Backbone) Rice Terraces, GuangXi province, and LeShan Giant Buddha, Mount Emei Scenic Area, SiChuan province ...
Collaborative architecture leading to a better life
Small office, home office (SOHO); but with friends and colleagues. GuangZhou, GuangDong province ... BeiJing hutongs ...
HongQiao of Colorful Butterfly 崑曲
A KunQu Opera performance at the World Horticultural Exposition, BeiJing, 2019 ...
Hiking the Great Wall 长城 near BeiJing
A hike along many sections of the Great Wall of China near BeiJing.

A selection of popular videos

Keyword / tag search :