Visions of the Celestial Empire: China's image in Western Cartography

This exhibition presents the history of Western cartography of China from the 15th to 19th centuries, a period in which major developments in Western intellectual thought, especially during the Renaissance and the Enlightenment periods, altered forever perceptions of the world.

The exhibition is co-presented by

the Consulate General of Italy in Hong Kong, The University Museum and Art Gallery, HKU
and Champion Technology Group,

and has been organised by the Martino Martini Centre of the University of Trento in Italy.




內容介紹十五至十九世紀西方繪製的中國地圖。這段時期西方思想經歷了重大變革,特別在文藝復興和啟蒙運動的衝激下,當時對世界的 觀念因而徹底改變。

Champion Technology A Better Tomorrow World Cultural Relics Protection Foundation Chinese World Cultural Heritage Foundation