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Harbin Internat'l Ice and Snow Festival 2012

Harbin Internat'l Ice and Snow Festival 2012 | Geography Education | Scoop.it
The annual Harbin International Ice and Snow Festival has been held since 1963, interrupted for a number of years during the Cultural Revolution until it was resumed in 1985. Harbin is the capital of Heilongjiang province, in northeastern China. 

 

Captured in this photoessay are grandiose, yet ephemeral landscapes.  Why construct these monumental landscapes?  Like the fleeting World Fair landscapes, how do they transform space and place? 

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elsa hunziker's comment, January 30, 2012 2:14 PM
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