The Event of Photography for Celebrating the Fifth Anniversary of the Silk Road’s Nomination to the World Heritage List Launched Successfully
It is the fifth anniversary to celebrate the successful nominat ion of the
“Silk Roads: Routes Network of Chang’ an-Tian’ shan Corridor” in 2019.
To commemorate this significant moment, IICC-X has held an international
event of photography.
The activity lasted for ten days, starting from May 14 at the S mall Wild
Goose Pagoda, passing by eighteen natural and historic sites in the
province of Shaanxi, Ningxia, Gansu, and Qinghai, and ending on May
24 at Xi’ ning. Registered online, eight photographers who from different
regions won. Some of them are working at world heritage sites, some
are professional photographers with rich experience, and some a re
dedicated amateurs. It invites the renowned photographer Sun Zhijun,
the director at the Network Center of the Dunhuang Academy, to serve
as the event's mentor. Each photographer owns a pair of magic hands.
They framed the glamour of the Silk Road heritage.