Étiqueté : photography

Postgraduate workshop: ‘Snapshots in Time: Photography and History in Modern China’

The British Inter-university China Centre, and the Historical Photographs of China project at the University of Bristol warmly invite applications from Masters and Doctoral students working in modern Chinese and East Asian history to participate in a three-day research training workshop (23-25 June) on the nature and uses of photography in the writing of the history of modern China.

Inspired by the Opera: Contemporary Chinese Photography and Video

Since the mid 1990s, a number of Chinese artists have incorporated the visual vocabulary of Chinese opera into new art forms. This concise exhibition reveals the continued relevance of opera, both within contemporary Chinese society and within the experimental work of individual artists.

Tom Carter, China. Portrait of a people

Carter traveled from San Francisco to China, responding to a job posting that turned out to be a scam. He managed to find another job as a teacher, and saved enough money to embark on a 56,000 km trip through all of China’s 33 provinces that lasted two years.

Database of Taiwanese Old Photos

The NTU library’s large collection of Japanese colonial period printed materials relating to all aspects of Taiwan cover topics such as Politics, Economy, Infrastructure, Geography, Botany and Zoology.