13. 07. 2017

1930s China through the lens of Zhuang Xueben

Zhuang Xueben 庄学本 (1909-1984) was an amateur Shanghai photographer who extensively travelled and documented China’s hinterland regions mainly in the 1930s-40s. His vocation started in 1934 when he attempted to join a Nationalist...

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11. 06. 2017

Chen Ronghui’s “Runaway World/ Chinese Fun”

In China, visiting theme parks has become a popular urban leisure activity. Discourse on the theme park within the Chinese context is twofold. On the one hand, the theme park is a complex...

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03. 05. 2017

Robert van der Hilst’s “Chinese interiors”

Robert van der Hilst is a tireless globetrotter. Born in Amsterdam (the Netherlands) where he studied photography, he embarked on a journey at the age of 19 that would take him to France,...

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19. 04. 2017

Teresa Eng’s portraits of Chinese millennials

Image credits:Teresa Eng Teresa Eng spent time as an artist in resident in China in 2012 and 2015, observing the rapid development the cities and its surroundings. With “Self/Portrait”, Teresa presents portraits of...

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30. 03. 2017

Art Paris 2017 and Asian galleries

Each year, the arrival of spring announces the opening of Art Paris Art Fair. Held between 30th March and 2nd April, this year fair brought together 139 galleries from around the world, with...

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21. 03. 2017

Photographers: Ning Kai & Sabrina Scarpa

Ning Kai was born in 1987 in Zhengzhou (China); Sabrina Scarpa was born in 1991 in Gorinchem (The Netherlands). Both were involved in the photographic world before they met and started collaborative works...

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