After the Destruction of Giant Buddha Statues in Bamiyan by Claudio Margottini

By Claudio Margottini

This paintings studies on a true experience in earth technology and conservation, facing the UNESCO’s emergency actions applied in Bamiyan (Central Afghanistan) for the restoration and rehabilitation of the cliff and niches after the destruction of the 2 recognized sizeable Statues in 2001.
 
Since 2002 a world attempt has been made to appreciate the geological features of the realm, the mechanical homes of neighborhood fabrics, petro-geophysical and sedimentological info in addition to the historic and geological evolution of the Statues and cliff. Taken jointly, this knowledge serves as a foundation for the restoration and rehabilitation of the cliff and niches and is gifted in detail.

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