Those of us who have lived in a large city know all about the overcrowding, the frequent heavy traffic and traffic jams, air pollution and smog and other problems that you associate with living in the big city. China doesn’t see any reason to let this hold it back though, as it plans to create a mega city of 42 million people, and to spend billions on the transportation and communications infrastructure to achieve it and make sure it works.
Li Wei is a contemporary artist who comes from Beijing. His artistry often depicts him in what appear to be gravity-defying situations. His work is a mixture of photography and performance art, creating the illusion of a sometimes dangerous reality. Click on the image above to see many more of […]