Zhang Wei graduated from the photography department of the prestigious Beijing Film Academy (BFA) and currently lives and works in Beijing.Read More
Image Wizard, Zhang Wei uses photographs of ordinary people to make unexpected photomontages. The viewer can be disturbed by Zhang Wei’s photographs: is it a painting or a photograph? Is it reality or an illusion? In the artist’s photographs, things are not always what they seem.
Zhang Wei has exhibited his work in many countries such as Russia, Italy, Germany, South Korea, and China and France.
Text courtesy A2Z Art Gallery.
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