Skip navigation
Skip navigation

Ren Hang: Bodies Without Redemption

Shuxia, Chen

Description

On 24 February 2017, photographer Ren Hang leapt to his death from a twenty-eight-floor building in Beijing. He had not yet turned thirty, but his work had already attracted considerable international attention. This essay retraces the path of Ren’s life, contextualising it within the rapidly developing field of Chinese photography. Beginning with the emergence of ‘private photography’ in China in the early 2000s, the article describes how a cultural industry made up of independent-publishing...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Press (1965-Present)
Date published: 2018-04
Type: Book chapter
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1885/205382
DOI: 10.22459/MIC.04.2018.37
Access Rights: Open Access via publisher website

Download

There are no files associated with this item.


This item is licensed under a Creative Commons License Creative Commons

Updated:  19 May 2020/ Responsible Officer:  University Librarian/ Page Contact:  Library Systems & Web Coordinator