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Ah! With iridescent light of gems of time / The heavenly road you pave! / In the kingdom of stars / I found my home.
Last night, gazing at the stars / I saw those countless gems smile / Numberless from my past life / Limitless in the silver kingdom…
Chinese government, alongside country’s economical and political status, works on its external image.
Last year, I tried to use the most direct approach to take the photos along the southeastern coastal line. What I saw was completely different from that in my childhood as the result of the construction projects.
The province of Xinjiang (new frontier in chinese) is located in the far western region of China, it is the biggest province of the country and it is bordering 8 other countries such as Tajikistan and Afghanistan or India and Mongolia.
All China’s Fast Food Dreams – a mobile photo project, photo essay by Sabrina Merolla There are plenty of well-known foreign franchising fast-foods in every Chinese mega-city. McDonalds, KFC, Burger King – they all arrived in the late 90s and their restaurants bloomed everywhere. Only thirty years ago McDonald’s was almost unknown in Mainland China. But […]
As a European, I grew up in a less populated area than China and in smaller urban environment…
“In the exciting and unpredictable environment that I live in, these pictures are seconds of filtered light that I tried to catch.”
In China, Ren Hang’s exhibits have been closed or censored in many occasions and he has been arrested in China for the supposed obscenity of his artwork.
Give us a chance to stop to touch your hometown and reflect on what is the meaning of home.
In southern China, near Kunming -the city of eternal spring- exists a theme park that is home to 77 little people. The young belgian photographer Sanne de Wilde shows us their incredible world.
Wang Bing shows us a world and a humanity in ruins, the other side to the coin of China’s triumphal march towards material prosperity: “We must show the problems of contemporary China,” he says, “the hypocrisy of this system where economic growth obscures a material and spiritual impoverishment that affects millions of people.”
I was very struck by the fact that in same pictures people look like very small, almost miniatures, surrounded by the contest, the outside. Is this element functional to your purpose? I wanted to show that the people I pictured were overwhelmed by their environment. I see the workers in these places as cogs in […]