Scotiabank CONTACT Photography Festival
2018 Curator Talk

What is the Concept?

University College, University of Toronto
15 King's College Cir, Rm 140

Join renowned China-based photographer, art critic, curator, educator, and award-winning author Bao Kun for a talk about contemporary and conceptual photography in China.

Active in Chinese photography since the 1980s, Mr. Bao is a leading figure of contemporary Chinese photographic culture. He was voted the most influential person in Chinese photography in 2009 by Pixel magazine (UK). He is a frequent judge at major photography events and festivals. His academic publications include Seeing, and Seeing Again, The Restless Time; he also co-edited the volume Photographic China: Fifty Years of Chinese Photography and numerous articles. His curated exhibitions include Law of Ink, Delight of Water, City Besieged by Garbage, The Land and etc.

Scotiabank CONTACT
Photography Festival

80 Spadina Ave Suite 205
Toronto ON M5V 2J4
Gallery Hours
Tue-Fri 11am–5pm
The CONTACT Gallery
is wheelchair accessible.