My City Was Gone
17 artists show their response to a disorienting urban transformation in China. Emphasizing photography, the exhibition portrays the cities through three wide lenses: the changing forms and meanings of public monuments; the forests of skyscrapers springing up like bamboo; and the street-level scenes that are disappearing as those skyscrapers hoist residential living into the heavens. [More...]
Categories: Arts & Humanities, Arts and music, Asia, Bates Magazine, China, Creativity, Maine/world, Performing and visual arts.
Tags: museum, photography, urban transformation.