Rising from the Ashes
My Home in Shambles
Shutting Down
Cleaning Out
The Last Butcher
A Day's Meal
Boxed In
The Outside World
Broken Walls
Childhood Memories
Broken Bowl
On The Move
Shanghai Rise

“Broken Bowl” by Chris Rayn, 2007

Before China's economic reforms of the last 1970's, the proverbial "Iron Rice Bowl" provided a safety net for every citizen. With changes arriving at a high pace, no stone remains on the other and old certainties are quickly fading away.

Project: Shanghai Rise

Spanning an entire decade of transformation in one Shanghai neighbourhood, "Shanghai Rise" shows the changes of its people, lifestyles and world views, as a microcosm of China's rise during the last decade. (Read More)