Journey into the Past
To Allah
Silk Road Rising
High above the Heavens
Caravan Holidays
Sun Down
Companion
Desert ride
Back Light
Shadow Play
Fire Pot
Night Feast
Sweet Grapes
Cotton Harvest
Flaming Red
Stone and Dust
Wind of Change
New Town
Sisters
Silk Queen
Boish Boish
Sunday Market
The Offer
Ripe
Little Princess
Father and Son
Gallop
Street Play
Living Lifelessness
Golden Pasture
Reflections of Solitude
The Road Home
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“Journey into the Past” by Chris Rayn, 2006

A taxi ride through Xi'an's modern city center reveals its old heritage as the Western terminus of the Silk Road and former Tang dynasty capital: among modern temples of consumption, magnificent ancient structures like the Bell Tower still stand out.

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)