Gai

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Ground Breaking from the series Gai by Peikwen Cheng

Ground Breaking

Burning Ambition from the series Gai by Peikwen Cheng

Burning Ambition

At the Seams from the series Gai by Peikwen Cheng

At the Seams

Structure from the series Gai by Peikwen Cheng

Structure

Building a Nation from the series Gai by Peikwen Cheng

Building a Nation

Cloud City from the series Gai by Peikwen Cheng

Cloud City

Jewels from the series Gai by Peikwen Cheng

Jewels

Dreams ofa New Dynasty from the series Gai by Peikwen Cheng

Dreams of a New Dynasty

At the Center from the series Gai by Peikwen Cheng

At the Center

Rising from the Ashes from the series Gai by Peikwen Cheng

Rising from the Ashes

Scratch Your Back from the series Gai by Peikwen Cheng

Scratch Your Back

Crane from the series Gai by Peikwen Cheng

Crane

To Catch the Falling from the series Gai by Peikwen Cheng

To Catch the Falling

Night Watch from the series Gai by Peikwen Cheng

Night Watch

Raise from the series Gai by Peikwen Cheng

Raise

Tunnel Vision from the series Gai by Peikwen Cheng

Tunnel Vision

Cutting into the Core from the series Gai by Peikwen Cheng

Cutting into the Core

Truffula from the series Gai by Peikwen Cheng

Truffula

To the Nth Power from the series Gai by Peikwen Cheng

To the Nth Power

(Re)Building from the series Gai by Peikwen Cheng

(Re)Building

Meshing Past, Present and Future from the series Gai by Peikwen Cheng

Meshing Past, Present and Future

Race for Space from the series Gai by Peikwen Cheng

Race for Space

Dawn of a New Day from the series Gai by Peikwen Cheng

Dawn of a New Day



Comments

  1. Dani Rought says:

    Wow! Great job!

  2. […] will be exhibiting work from my series “Gai” at the Griffen Museum of Photography as part of the […]

  3. Pauline says:

    Beautifully captured! But alas a real reminder of Beijing’s rapid growth …..

  4. abstract art says:

    I enjoyed checking out your blog today and I will be back to check it more in the future so please keep up your good quality work. I love the colors that you chose, you are quite talented!

  5. cat says:

    love the movement and composition of a “race for space”. the eye travels well throughout the image and doesn’t get stuck anywhere. i also love the contrast and balance between the focal point of the satellite and the structure of the bamboo scaffolding.

  6. cat says:

    p.s. excellent choice and use of color!

  7. […] Gai, qui veut dire construire ou transformer en chinois, explore les transformations physiques extrêmes de la Chine pendant qu’elle prend sa place dans le concert des nations. La Chine se construit (ou ne faudrait-il pas dire « se reconstruit »). Peikwen Cheng en documente la situation de manière active à travers un œil sensible à l’architecture, la composition, la construction et la structure. […]

  8. […] Gai, which means to build or to transform in Chinese, explores the dramatic physical transformation of China as it takes its place on the world’s stage. China is building itself (or should we say “rebuilding itself”). Peikwen Cheng is actively documenting this situation with an eye for architecture, composition, construction and structure. […]

  9. Luc says:

    Really great! It is now, it is here, it is us.

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