“Companion” by Chris Rayn, 2006
A camel is left to rest in the oasis of Dunhuang. Traditionally a companion for the locals during their daily work, transporting heavy goods, nowadays many camels are used to transport tourists on a round trip through the nearby Mingsha dunes.
Project: Silk Road Memories
The vibrants works of the "Silk Road Memories" project from the mid 2000s tell about Silk Road traditions and associations living on even today in the "Wild West" of China, but they also hint on change in this region in the age of globalisation. (Read More)