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Power & Perspective: Early Photography in China Artist Talks: Activating Collections




Peabody Essex Museum



Join us for this virtual roundtable about artists responding to historic collections. Our speakers include three contemporary Chinese photographers featured in Power and Perspective: Early Photography in China, Shi Yangkun, Liang Yingfei and Lu Yufan. The roundtable will be moderated by He Yining and is co-presented with Asia Art Archive in America. The program will be in English and Chinese, with live translation.

ABOUT POWER & PERSPECTIVE Power and Perspective: Early Photography in China explores how the camera transformed the way we imagine China. It sheds light on photography as an inherently social medium that continues to shape our perspectives today. Read more on the exhibition page.


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