Shown for the first time outside China, this exhibition promises an interesting insight into the 80-year history of Chinese photography, from an era of black-and-white documentary through to more recent contemporary images.


China: Grain to Pixel. Image: Chen Mang.

The exhibition features 150 works by 70 Chinese photographers including Chen Man, Cai Shanxiong, Han Lei, Jiang Zhi, Li Lang, Luo Dan, Liu Heung Shing, Yang Yongliang and Zhang Yaxin.


Simple Song No.4, Yang Dulei and her sister Yang Hualin, Wawa Village, LUO Dan, 2010. 30x21cm Giclø©e print.
 Courtesy of the artist and M97 Gallery, Shanghai.

5 June ““ 28 August 2016
 Monash Gallery of Art
 860 Ferntree Gully Road,
 Wheelers Hill, Victoria

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