QIU Zhijie<br/>
<em>Fine series A</em> 1996-1998 <!-- (recto) --><br />
from the <i>Standard pose</i> series 1996–98<br />
type C photograph<br />
58.0 x 61.0 cm<br />
ed. 9/10<br />
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne<br />
Gift of Larry Warsh, 2016<br />
2016.558<br />
© Courtesy of Qiu Zhijie

Turning Points

Contemporary Photography from China

Free entry

NGV International

Level 1

22 Jun 19 – 27 Jan 20

Since the 1990s, there has been an extraordinary flourishing of contemporary photography in China. This exhibition brings together photographs from the turning point of the twentieth and twenty-first centuries and includes artists who have examined subjects as diverse as identity, traditional culture, and the rapidly changing face of Chinese cities.

Drawn from the photography collection of the NGV, this exhibition highlights the exciting diversity of contemporary Chinese work that has emerged in the last thirty years and showcases photographs that were presented to the NGV by the renowned international contemporary art collector Larry Warsh.

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