Last week we met up with ID Mag journalist Sarah Moroz and had a nice and long chat in the exhibition space at Maison des Lices in Arles. As usual questions were revolving around the absurd feeling and surreal atmosphere which characterize Feng Li’s photographs. One always tend to wonder if reality actually looks like that, or if Feng Li makes it up. And yes, it does look weird and crazy anytime, anywhere, even if China is a place where everything is amplified from changing urban landscapes to bold haircuts and extravagant street scenes.
But as Feng Li says himself : “You can never believe photography. If I hadn’t taken these photos myself, I wouldn’t believe them.”
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