“Sunday Market” by Chris Rayn, 2006
A typical scene of carpet sale on Kashgar's famous Sunday Market, which despite its name now takes place every day in the suburbs of Western Xinjiang's biggest town. The people buying here are a colorful mix of Uyghur and other Central Asian minorities who buy traditional goods as well as modern amenities.
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)