Unboxing Pandora

PHOTO: LIGHTSTORM AND GES
PHOTO: LIGHTSTORM AND GES

Visitors at an upcoming exhibition in Shenzhen, China, will be able to engage with interactive re-creations of the fictional planet Pandora’s otherworldly environments. Pandora is the setting of James Cameron’s 2009 hit science-fiction film, Avatar, about space exploration to the alien planet. The Avatar: Discover Pandora interactive exhibition, opening tomorrow, features a series of interactive activities highlighting the culture, language and music of the Na’vi, Pandora’s indigenous people. It will also offer insight into the fictional planet’s biosphere and will run till April 12 at the Great China International Exchange Square.

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on January 27, 2018, with the headline 'Unboxing Pandora'. Print Edition | Subscribe