Met exhibition returns color to Egyptian temple after 2,000 years

RodBear

RodBear

2016-02-05 11:18:41

After 2,000 years of beige, the Met Museums new “Color the Temple'' exhibition has returned color to The Temple of Dendur thanks to new projection-mapping technology.

A new projector has been installed which fills in the temple's carvings with color offering visitors a glimpse of how vibrant the temple would have been in it's original form.

The exhibition is only open on Fridays and Saturday's from 5-9pm and will be open to the public until the 19th of March. 

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