Erotica

Beijing Exposed

September 03, 2012
In his native Beijing, Ren Hang is viewed as a counter cultural photographer, documenting his city's uneasy transition into a more liberal society in the wake of the 2008 Olympics. A desire for freedom and sense of youthful angst pervade Hang's images, capturing the conventionally suppressed aspects of the human experience - emotion and sexuality - as they burst at the cultural seams and spill out into the public sphere.