“The Green Claw ” by Chris Rayn, 2005
Dragon Claw Tree in a garden of the Forbidden City. Chinese Gardens are works of art, combining landscape, buidings and plants in a most intricate way. Like calligraphy, painting and sculpturing, horticulture has developed to highest sophistication in ancient China.
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)