Published by Blue Kingfisher. By Patty Snijders, Siobhan Tattan. Text by Dominic van den Boogerd, Leo Divendal.
What do you photograph in a country where you see a lot and understand little? This is the question addressed by Dutch photographer Aram Tamis' quietly bleak series on the alienation of life in modern-day Beijing. In an environment of high-rises and tattered advertisements, the few living things we do see appear lonely and vulnerable.