China (flat-pack 2)
China (flat-pack 2):
Cultivating an aspirational consumerism and tapping into the wealth of the affluent urban population is a key feature of Chinas economic development.
This work looks at the remodelling of Chinese cities into hubs of commerce.
Shot in Shenyang & Chengdu, these photos look through the commercial hoardings of demolition and construction sites. The colourful hoardings with symbols of a new aspirational lifestyle, tightly crop the details of demolition and construction taking place behind.