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PBS NewsHour | Newly Cast Terra Cotta Warriors Look to More Peaceful Future | PBS

Duration: 06:28
Program: PBS NewsHour #10310
Broadcast Date: Apr. 19, 2012

Artist Gong Yuebin grew up during China's Cultural Revolution and it shows. His piece "Site 2801," on display at Crocker Art Museum in Sacramento, Calif., reflects a re-imagined terra cotta army -- 200 warriors interspersed with 10 modern-looking soldiers, symbolizing an unchanged feeling of militarism. Spencer Michels reports.



Post Date: April 19, 2012