Gao Shan

Anyang, CN

Gao Shan (b.1988, China) lives and works in Anyang, in China’s Henan province. His first photobook The Eighth Day is a candid portrayal of his adoptive mother completing her daily domestic routines. The book has gained critical acclaim, winning the New Talent Award in 2016 (which champions young Chinese artists), and the Paris Photo-Aperture Foundation award for “First Photobook” in 2019.

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