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“Pagoda Building” by Chris Rayn, 2013

A new high-tech pagoda is being built from steel and concrete: workers weld together the skeleton of a new Bund skyscraper in Shanghai, with a finished "pagoda" - the Jinmao Tower on the opposite riverside - is glittering in the last sunlight behind, the sparkles of welding juxtaposing those of the sun.

Project: Unknown Hero

Featuring tiny workers striving to stand out amidst and stand up against giant techno-panoramas and machine worlds, "Unknown Hero" is exploring the existential struggle of the individual within the Kafkaesque machinery of society in the past, present and future. (Read More)