Published by Blue Kingfisher. Preface by Li Xianting.
Chinese artist Chen Jiagang photographs obsolete and useless factories, hidden away in his country's hinterlands. Among these monumental, abandoned ruins, he places ghostly human figures, reminding us of the workers who lost their jobs and were sent back home to start again.
Published by Blue Kingfisher. Edited by Zhou Minghao. Preface by Romain Degoul. Text by Feng Boyi.
Capturing another side of China, a country currently experiencing one of the highest rates of development in the world, Chen Jiagang's sumptuous, large-scale color photographs of monumental industrial wastelands make us question the usefulness, or absurdity, of the mad development that humans so intrinsically pursue.