“Shadow Play” by Chris Rayn, 2006
Dunhuang has been historically the last Chinese outpost before reaching the border regions. In light of this it is not surprising to find the locals in the White Horse Pagoda resting from the heat of noon with a board game popular in all of China: Mahjong or as called by the Chinese "majiang".
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)