Left in a hurry
Left in a hurry

The entrance of the village where my ancestral home was located.

2015

Grandaunt's Old House
Grandaunt's Old House

The persimmon tree in the backyard of my grandaunt's house. A year after, the government demolished most of the houses in the village.

2016

Grandaunt
Grandaunt

Before finishing the construction of resettlement community in 2019, all the residents have to find other places to stay temporarily, including my grandaunt.

2016

The Worship
The Worship

A juxtaposition of decorative prints (which is used widely in the main hall of rural houses) of Taoism and Maoism.

2015

Hopes
Hopes

The interior of a small shrine in the village.

2015

"It was a nice place to play when I was a kid"
"It was a nice place to play when I was a kid"

A hundred-year-old ginkgo tree, where used to be the playground over decades for all the kids in the village, including my uncle.

2015

“The Nice Place to Play”
“The Nice Place to Play”

The actual place where the ginkgo tree stood, 6 months later.

2016

Tombs of Homeland #1
Tombs of Homeland #1

2015

Tombs of homeland #2
Tombs of homeland #2

2016

The Man-made Valley
The Man-made Valley

An abandoned quarry.

2016

Reconnaissance
Reconnaissance

An engineer doing the reconnaissance survey for the construction.

2016

Mirage #1
Mirage #1

A construction site across the reservoir near the village.

2016

Mirage #2
Mirage #2

The close-up of the construction site.

2016

Planting for the Future
Planting for the Future

2016

Untitled
Untitled

2016

The Invasion
The Invasion

2016

A New High-density Residential Area
A New High-density Residential Area

2016

The Graves
The Graves

2016

Untitled
Untitled

2016

Ancestral Home Revisited with My Father
Ancestral Home Revisited with My Father

2016

This land is my land.jpg
Left in a hurry
Grandaunt's Old House
Grandaunt
The Worship
Hopes
"It was a nice place to play when I was a kid"
“The Nice Place to Play”
Tombs of Homeland #1
Tombs of homeland #2
The Man-made Valley
Reconnaissance
Mirage #1
Mirage #2
Planting for the Future
Untitled
The Invasion
A New High-density Residential Area
The Graves
Untitled
Ancestral Home Revisited with My Father
This land is my land.jpg
Left in a hurry

The entrance of the village where my ancestral home was located.

2015

Grandaunt's Old House

The persimmon tree in the backyard of my grandaunt's house. A year after, the government demolished most of the houses in the village.

2016

Grandaunt

Before finishing the construction of resettlement community in 2019, all the residents have to find other places to stay temporarily, including my grandaunt.

2016

The Worship

A juxtaposition of decorative prints (which is used widely in the main hall of rural houses) of Taoism and Maoism.

2015

Hopes

The interior of a small shrine in the village.

2015

"It was a nice place to play when I was a kid"

A hundred-year-old ginkgo tree, where used to be the playground over decades for all the kids in the village, including my uncle.

2015

“The Nice Place to Play”

The actual place where the ginkgo tree stood, 6 months later.

2016

Tombs of Homeland #1

2015

Tombs of homeland #2

2016

The Man-made Valley

An abandoned quarry.

2016

Reconnaissance

An engineer doing the reconnaissance survey for the construction.

2016

Mirage #1

A construction site across the reservoir near the village.

2016

Mirage #2

The close-up of the construction site.

2016

Planting for the Future

2016

Untitled

2016

The Invasion

2016

A New High-density Residential Area

2016

The Graves

2016

Untitled

2016

Ancestral Home Revisited with My Father

2016

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