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Overseas Exhibitions of Terracotta Army

April 20 – August 12, 2018 in the Cincinnati Art museum, USA

The Cincinnati Art museum holds a distinctive exhibition of “Terracotta Army-Legacy of the First Emperor of China” between April 20 and August 12, 2018. Composed of the themes of “Rise of Qin Empire”, “Unification of China and Millenniums”, this exhibition has more than 130 Qin cultural relics on display. The exhibition includes various precious historical exhibits such as bronze weapons, ritual vessels, jadeware and pottery, about ten unearthed terracotta warriors including general figure, civil official warrior, kneeling and standing archers as well as terracotta horses. To help Americans gain an appreciation of the splendid Chinese ancient civilization, the museum publishes bilingual exhibition guides, catalogues and images during the show.      
 

February 9, 2018 – October 28, 2018 in the World Museum, UK

From February 9th to October 28th of 2018, the World Museum in Liverpool holds an exhibition of the Terracotta Army. This is the third time that British people have an opportunity to appreciate the exquisite terracotta warriors in their home country after the first two exhibitions were held in 1985 and 2007 respectively. Almost one hundred valuable cultural relics including Qin pottery warriors and horses as well as bronze wares, gold and silver works, and jadeware of the Eastern Zhou Dynasty (770 BC-256 BC) and Han Dynasty (202 BC-220) are displayed in this exhibition. Among the cultural relics, more than half of them are exhibited in England for the first time.  
 

2017 - 2018 Terracotta Army Overseas Exhibition Schedule

Time Countries and Regions Themes
2018.4.20 - 8.12 Cincinnati, USA Terracotta Army - Legacy of the First Emperor of China 
2018.2.9 - 10.28 Liverpool, UK China’s First Emperor and the Terracotta Warriors
2017.11.18 - 2018.3.11 Richmond, USA Terracotta Army - Legacy of the First Emperor of China
2017.4.8 - 9.4 Seattle, USA Terracotta Warriors of the First Emperor
2017.4.3 - 7.16 New York, USA Age of Empires: Chinese Art of the Qin and Han Dynasties

 

2011 - 2016 Overseas Exhibition List of Terracotta Army

Time Countries and Regions Themes
2016.5.7 - 12.8
Taipei & Kaohsiung, Taiwan Terracotta - The Rise and Legacy of Qin Culture
2016.3.4 - 2017.1.8 Chicago, USA China's First Emperor and His Terracotta Warriors
2015.10.27- 2016.10.2 Tokyo, Kyushu & Osaka, Japan The Great Terracotta Army of China's First Emperor
2015.4.1 - 9.30 Aarhus, Denmark The First Emperor - China’s Terracotta Army
2014.5.10 - 11.2 Indianapolis, USA China’s Terracotta Army of Emperor Qin Shihuang
2013.10.28 - 2013.5.27 San Francisco, USA China’s Terracotta Army of Emperor Qin Shihuang
2013.6.14 - 2014.2.20 Tampere, Finland Whe legends meet history: The Terracotta Army of Xian, Shaanxi - Treasures of the 1st Emperor of China
2013.4.29 - 8.1 Bucharest, Romania Treasures of Ancient China
2013.3.15 - 11 Bern, Switzerland The Terracotta Army and The unified Qin and Han Dynasties - Relics unearthed in Shaanxi, China
2012.10.20 - 2013.2.20 Istanbul, Turkey Treasures of Ancient China
2012.10.10 - 2013.9.16 Tokyo, Kobe, Nagoya & Kyushu, Japan CHINA: Grandeur of the Dynasties
2012.7.24 - 11.26 HongKong, China The Majesty of All Under Heaven: The Eternal Realm of China’s First Emperor
2012.4.27 - 8.26 New York, USA China’s Terracotta Army
2012.4.5 - 2013.3.13 Leiden, Netherlands China’s Terracotta Army
2011.10.1 - 2012.9.3 Santa Ana & Houston, USA Tombs, Temples and Warriors: China’s Glorious Legacy
2011.6.23 - 10.16 Singapore, Singapore Terracotta Warriors: The First Emperor and His Legacy
2011.2.22 - 11 New Delhi, Bombay, Hyderabad & Calcutta, India Treasures of Ancient China
2010.12.4 - 2011.3.13 Sydney, Australia The First Emperor: China’s Entombed Warriors
2010.8.28 - 2011.2.20 Stockholm, Sweden China’s Terracotta Army
2010.6.26 - 2011.6.26 Toronto & Montreal, Canada The Warrior Emperor and China's Terracotta Army

 

1982 - 2010 Overseas Exhibition List of Terracotta Army

Time Countries and Regions
2009.12.4
Santiago, Chile
2009.5.20 Houston, USA
2008.11 - 2009.3
Maaseik, Belgium
2008.6 - 12
Hong Kong, China
2008.6 - 12
Turin, Italy
2008.4
Orange County & Atlanta, USA
2008.4 - 9
Paris, France
2008.3 - 6
Pretoria, South Africa
2008.2 - 9
Assen, Netherlands
2008.1 - 4
Midland, USA
2007.7
Seoul, South Korea
2007.7 - 2008.4
London, UK
2007.7 - 9
Hong Kong, China
2007.1
London, UK
2006.11
Taipei & Taichung, Taiwan
2006.9
Rome, Italy
2006.8
Tokyo, Kyoto, Fukuda, Hiroshima & Niigata, Japan
2006.6 - 7
Bogota, Columbia
2006.6.2 - 15
Moscow, Russia
2006.4 - 7
Bonn, Germany
2005.10 - 2006.4
Treviso, Italy
2005.10-2005.10
Kennedy, USA
2005.4 - 2006.2
Leipzig, Germany
2005.3 - 2006.2
Kumamoto, Japan
2005.1 - 5
Stavanger & Oslo, Norway
2004.11.22 - 29
Hong Kong, China
2004.9 - 10
Niigata, Japan
2004.9 - 2005.1
Tokyo, Japan
2004.9 - 2005.3
Ishikawa, Shizuoka & Gunma, Japan
2004.5 - 9.25
Barcelona, Spain
2004.4 - 12
Tokyo & Osaka, Japan
2003.7 - 2004.8
Seoul, Busan & South Korea
2003.2
Auckland, New Zealand
2002.12 - 2003.4
Guam, USA
2002.11 - 2003.3
Hong Kong, China
2002.8 - 2002.12
Perth, Australia
2002.12 - 2002.8
Quebec, Canada
2001.7 - 2001.8
Monaco, Monaco
2001.6 Hong Kong, China
2000.12 - 2001.5
Taipei & Taichung, Taiwan
2000.9 - 2001.5
Mexico City & Monterrey, Mexico
2000.4 - 2000.8
Kentucky, USA
2000.2 - 2000.11
Yamagata, Fukushima, Iwate, Aomori, Akita & Matsumoto, Japan
1999.9 - 2000.9
Washington, D.C., Houston & San Francisco, USA
1999.9
Paris, France
1999.6 - 2000.7
Gifu, Shizuoka, Sendai, Fukui, Kumamoto, Okinawa & Miyazaki, Japan
1998.9 - 1998.11
Gyeongju, South Korea
1998.2 - 1998.6
New York, USA
1998.2 - 1998.11
Dayton & Santa Barbara, USA
1997.12 - 1998.3
Hong Kong, China
1997.9 - 1998.5
Tokushima, Hiroshima, Okayama, Saga & Shimane, Japan
1997.6 - 1997.8
Lahti, Finland
1997.3 - 1997.6
Osaka, Japan
1996.7 - 1997.5
Birmingham & Baltimore, USA
1996.7 - 1996.9
Tottori, Japan
1995.10 - 1997.9
Provo & Orlando, USA​
1995.9 - 1995.11
Hamburg, Germany
1995.4 - 1995.9
Memphis, USA​
1994.9 - 1995.10
Tokyo, Nagoya, Fukuoka, Matsuyama & Sapporo, Japan
1994.8 - 1995.8
Seoul, Busan, Kwangju & Taegu, South Korea​
1994.8 - 1995.6
San Francisco & Hawaii, USA
1994.5 - 1995.1
Venice & Rome, Italy
1993.6 - 1993.9
Lausanne, Switzerland
​​1993.6 - 1993.8
Antwerp, Belgium
1992.11 - 1993.6
Taipei, Taiwan
1992.11 - 1993.1
UMich (University of Michigan), USA​
1992.6 - 1992.9
Metz, France
1990.9 - 1990.11
Dortmund, West Germany​
1990.5 - 1990.6
Kitakyushu, Japan
1990.1 - 1990.3
Macao, China
1989.9 - 1989.11
Singapore, Singapore
​​1989.3 - 1989.9
Toyama, Japan
1988.9
Himeji, Japan​
1988.9
Seattle, Columbus & San Francisco, USA
1988.5 - 1988.6
Athens, Greece​
1988.4 - 1988.9
Nara, Japan
1988.3 - 1988.6
Budapest, Hungary
1987.12 - 1988.2
London, UK​
1987.10 - 1987.12
East Berlin, East Germany
1987.8 - 1987.11
Osaka, Japan
1987.3 - 1988.4
Philadelphia, Houston, Los Angeles & Cleveland, USA​
1986.8 - 1987.2
Auckland, Wellington & Christchurch, New Zealand
1986.6 - 1986.9
Iwamizawa & Arao, Japan​
1986.5 - 1986.11
Tokyo, Japan
1986.5 - 1986.10
Montreal, Canada​
1986.2 - 1986.6
Hong Kong, China
1985.11 - 1986.1
Dublin, Ireland
​1985.11 - 1985.12
Los Angeles & Pasadena, USA
1985.9 - 1985.11
Edinburgh, UK
1985.8 - 1985.9
Minneapolis, USA
1985.8 - 1985.12
Minnesota, USA
1985.3 - 1985.5
Oslo, Norway
1984.12 - 1985.2
Stockholm, Sweden​
1984.9 - 1958.5
Nagoya, Fukuoka, Kyoto & Tokyo, Japan
1983.10 - 1984.5
Osaka, Fukuoka, Tokyo & Shizuoka, Japan
1983.9 - 1983.10
Manila, The Philippines
1983.8 - 1983.12
Venice, Italy
1982.12 - 1983.9
Melbourne, Sydney & Canberra..., Australia
1982.3 Paris, France

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