EMERGING PHOTOGRAPHY CONTENDER: WEI WU

In the summer of 2016, Chinese photographer Wei Wu returned to Chengdu, her hometown, and spent three months walking over 300 km photographing the city’s mother river, Funan, from source to end. This project explores the inhabitants' way of life along the river and the relationship between the people and environment. 

Prizes for the 3rd Annual Emerging Photography Awards include gallery exhibitions at United Photo Industries (Brooklyn), ArtBridge (NYC) and HeadOn Festival (Sydney), $$$$, representation opportunities with Susan Spiritus Gallery (LA) andnineteensixtyeight (London), exposure, camera bags and more!  Deadline is February 16, 2017.