Contemporary Chinese Photography
8.00PM, 15 December 2018
Venue: Bambu Stage
GUEST CURATOR: Wang Xi
Wang Xi will present a range of contemporary work from 12 Chinese photographers who are selected specifically because of their long-term projects, good content and unique style. The projects will span different genres, from fine art photography to documentary photography.
‘Men of the Furnace’
Rivers, Images and Memories: ‘Three Gorges’
Rivers, Images and Memories: ‘Jinsha River’
Rivers, Images and Memories: ‘Lancang River’
Wu Jun Song
Rivers, Images and Memories: ‘Nu River’
Guo Xian Zhong
‘Catholics in the villages of Shaanxi Province’
‘Spring – World Scenes’
WANG XI is a curator and academic based in China and currently holds the position of Academic Director of Xie Zilong Photography Museum. Wang has previously curated 3 editions of Dali Photo Biennial, alongside curatorial roles for PIP Photo Festival, Angkor Photo Festival, Orange Photo Festival, and Singapore International Photography Festival amongst others. He is also on the advisory panel for Dali Photography Museum, Ningbo Ala Photo Festival and Ningbo Liyuan Photography Museum. Wang has also served as a columnist for Southern Metropolitan Post, Shanghai Oriental Morning News, Digital Camera, Mijing Photo Magazine and Private History Magazine. Wang is a scholar and collector of Photography History in China from the periods 1860-1900s.