Chinese artists by Michel Nau - Wang Qiuhang  王秋杭  
 

 

 
 

 

 
 

Wang Qiuhang

 
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王秋杭

 
     
 

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Vice Chairman and Secretary General of Hangzhou City Federation of photographers

 1949

Wang Qiuhang was born in Hangzhou on September 18 . His family, two high-ranking

 

official is native of Shandong Province, in China.

   
 

Accusing of being a traitor of the Party, during the Cultural Revolution, his father killed

 

himself and Wang Qiuhang was blacklisted.

   

1966

He began to use a basic secondhand camera to take pictures.

   
  He created his series :  the performing Art Self Portrait (1969 )
 

He created his series :  the educated Youth (1971 )

   

1976

He worked in the Zhejiang provincial Museum.
   

1989

He made photography his full-time profession.
   

1999

He won the Golden Statue Award for China Photography, Ningbo Festival, Zhejiang Province

   

 

When he retired, he decided to publish his photo collection in storage, his revolutionary

 

self-portraits
   

2009

Self Portrait of the Cultural Revolution 1966-1976 Shenyang the First International Festival

 

of Photojournalism.

2010

Self Portrait of the Cultural Revolution  1966-1976 Pingyao International Photography Festival.

   

2017

Publication of all these selfies by New Century Press of Hong Kong :

 

1966—1976  我的自拍像  Cultural Revolution Selfies

   
   
 

Danièle Sicard

 
 

© Wang Qiuhang  王秋杭


Young female soldiers  1972  -  UltraGiclee Print on Glossy Photo Paper

 


 
 

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