Born in Shaanxi, China, 1961
Lives and works in Xian
Girls dance in front of the Chongwen Pagpda to attire audience, Jingling county, Shanxi, 1998
Gelatine silver print
Peng Xiangjie started photography in 1991; his work focuses on subculture and non-mainstream groups of people which he photographs in both a documentary and conceptual way. During his carrier he has been photographer for the agency CHINA Photograph, academic and artistic consultant for the Gucang Contemporary Image Gallery (Gucang Contemporary Art Organization), coordinator of the Hou Dengke Documentary Photography Award, member of the Dali International Photography Festival Academic Committee, consultant for the Asia Pioneer Photographer Program (Dali International Photography Festival), and academic host of the Zhongnanshan Art Residence Program (Xi’an Yuanying Gallery).