Shift series (2012-15) features instant films taken in his hometown, i.e. Yantai in Shandong province, the black and white photo collage was created through a process of detachment and reassembly that echoes Zhang’s relationship with his hometown. In a delicate and time-consuming process, the artist created the instant film emulsion lifts and manually assembled them into works of photo collage.
About Zhang Xiao 张晓
Chinese, b. 1981, Yantai, Shandong Province, China, based in Chengdu, Sichuan Province, China