Delving beneath the surface of Chinese society with his photography since the 1980s, image-maker Zhang Haier has amassed a vast collection of portraits of women. Intimate, voyeuristic and dark (quite literally: the photographer uses only natural light) in equal measure, Haier’s new book, Les Filles, brings together these arresting photographs.
Though photographing the female might be just one aspect of Haier’s extensive oeuvre – the…
Decades of Photographing Women Below the Surface of Chinese Society
By Belle Hutton
November 14, 2018 at 07:55AM
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