Li Wei

Based in Beijing, China, Li Wei embarked on his project, The Earth. Born in Hohot, Inner Mongolia, the project was an opportunity for him to travel across his homeland and document the different facets of life there.

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TOP TO BOTTOM, from (“The Earth“)
© Li Wei, 2008

It’s a curious place where modernity is mixed with traditional nomadic lifestyles. The project presents a whimsical look of life on the plains. Wind turbines and villages are found across a breathtaking landscape. While the project could have taken a deeper approach, traces of the diversity of mankind are deeply felt.

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