Yang Fudong in 2009, photo by Jean-Baptiste Labrune

Yang Fudong/ Yang Fudong

China 1971

Photography, Video Art

www.yangfudong.com

Yang Fudong
Yang Fudong
Male
China
1971

Yang Fudong is an influential Beijing-born artist, one of the pioneers of contemporary Chinese cinematography and photography. Born in 1971, Fudong is best known his Seven Intellectuals in a Bamboo Forest, a series of silent, multi-part, black-and-white films shot from 2003 till 2007.

Featured image: Yang Fudong in 2009, photo by Jean-Baptiste Labrune