Artist & Work

Chen Zhe

Chen  Zhe

Female

b. 1989, Beijing

Chen Zhe’s work focuses on body modifications and unyielding identity, and the nature of her subject is made more complex by her lyrical approach. Chen’s work has been included in public and private collections, and exhibited internationally, including in Toronto, Amsterdam Salzburg, and Beijing. She is recipient of the Best Photobooks Kassel Fotobookfestival 2016 award, also is the recipient of Three Shadows Award (2011), the Inge Morath Award from the Magnum Foundation (2011), Lianzhou Festival Photographer of the Year Award (2012) and the Xitek New Talent Award (2015). Born in 1989 in Beijing, she lives and works in Beijing.