© Du Baoni

© Du Baoni

Du Yanfang

Born 1986, Hunan province, China. Lives and works in Beijing.

A graduate from the department of Photography of China Central Academy of Fine Arts in 2011, the recipient of 2013 Three Shadows Photography Award's Shiseido Prize, Du Yanfang has exhibited her photographic work in museums and galleries both in China and abroad. From Baidu Rhyme, about nostalgia and childhood memories, to Intrusive Location about life in the city, her works focus on Chinese traditional culture and the complex relationship between ethics and modern society. Her unique artistic style mixes photography with traditional techniques of ink and wash painting, and new media.