About Mutual Visual Exposure: Laurent Hou Tells The Tale Of His Shaanxi Series

FeaturedLaurent Hou's Shaanxi Series was shot in “traditional” documentary style, using only ambient light and catching spontaneous moments. The funeral, the series' focal point, took place across several cloudy days, providing the right light for descriptive photography: No strong highlights, no harsh shadows.

Photographer Laurent Hou explains, "People you photograph expose themselves and their way of life to you and your lens, but you too expose yourself to them." It's all about the vice versa of the visual arts.

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The Performance Art Of Provocation. Do They Still Eat Babies In China?

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Performance art: "A type of theater entertainment in which the artist's personality and the way in which they create and develop their ideas form part of the show". Thank you, Cambridge Dictionary. Let us now go live to China.