PROFILE / SHOW LUO YANG
“Micro Era. Media Art From China"
Berlin: Kulturforum the Nationalgalerie
She’s been called “one of the rising stars of Chinese photography,” by artist Ai Weiwei. Her work, powerful imagery of young female life in China. Challenging the role of women in modern China. Defining female identity, gender and sexuality in an increasingly complex society. Her work is raw and intimate. GIRLS, is a series she’s gone in depth over the years. The work as she puts it in an interview with I-D, “started with the idea of feeling lost during adolescence.” “Later I realized that people around me share such similar stories and feelings, which are all very precious moment to me, and thus I started to record them as well.”
See the images below from this provocative artist making waves in photography.
Images by Luo Yang