Chinese women photographers given a stage for their work at Shanghai art space in the residence of US consul general

//Chinese women photographers given a stage for their work at Shanghai art space in the residence of US consul general

Chinese women photographers given a stage for their work at Shanghai art space in the residence of US consul general

A certain ambivalence often surrounds shows of female artists’ work in China. Exhibitions are overwhelmingly male by default, but women often resist the tokenism and pigeonholing that may result when they are grouped together by gender. Add to that the fact that women’s rights remains a sensitive topic and overt protests are discouraged by the authorities. Still, women-only exhibitions can be opportunities for emerging artists to gain public exposure. That is doubly true in photography,…

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