These photographs were selected from Ren Shulin’s The Innocent in 80, which focuses on teenagers in Chinese middle and high schools in Beijing during the 1980s. Ren started to take photographs since 1976 and became a member of the April Photography Society. He belonged to a generation that grew up during the Cultural Revolution.
Diary:1/20000, by Dai Jianyong Curated by Fangfei Chen and Hemera Collective. This exhibition was invited to join in the The Gallery Project’s 2nd exhibition season. The Gallery is a multimedia art project created by Chinese artist Xin Wang in 2013. It is part of the Chinese Visual Festival 2014, which ran from 7 – 18 May at King’s College London and consisted of 16 exhibitions over 10 days, with each exhibition lasting five hours.