"It ain't What You Do (It's the Way That You Do It)"

Monday, 7 November 2011

Totems by Alain Delorme

All pictures above: © Alain Delorme.
Tekst by Raphaële Bertho, photography historian.

"The new Totems series by Alain Delorme plunges us into the core of 
contemporary China and its complexity. Under the blue sky of a highly 
colored Shanghai, men carry throughout the city unbelievable piles. 
These precarious columns made of cardboard or chairs appear as new 
totems of a society in complete transformation, both a factory for the 
world and a new El Dorado of the market economy..."