“Generations” by Chris Rayn, 2005
Traditionally, the whole Chinese family resides under one roof. Parents and grand parents take care of the youngest, who will support them when they have grown up. This way, every generation is looked after; a social security system based on family.
Project: A Journey Through Time
Chris Rayn's first photo project from the mid 2000s takes you on a visual time travel through a China caught between tradition and modernity, gets you in touch with the people and lets you experience their proud culture and history, reawakening religiousness, old living culture, the difficult time of change and finally the new challenges of the 21st century. (Read More)