12:59 pm 13 notes
Ai Weiwei: Limited Edition Photographic Print: http://bit.ly/1arf0LN
This historical photograph was taken in 1988 by the famous American poet and activist, Allen Ginsberg, who was a friend and mentor to Ai Weiwei during his years in New York. Each photograph is authenticated and stamped by the “Allen Ginsberg Trust”
1:49 pm 417 notes
Tang Paradise, Xi’an, China (Xi’an was the capital of Tang Dynasty)
1:49 pm 366 notes
The first picture is of 环秀山庄 (Huanxiu Mountain Villa or “Mountain Villa with Embracing Beauty”) in Suzhou. Not sure about the last three.
Sidenote: I finally made a queue so posts will be more punctual and not sporadic.
1:47 pm 17 notes
Photo of the Day: School Children, Shanghai, 1980 by Terry Feuerborn
10:12 am 24 notes
Our view of the Qing Dynasty is so screwed up by television that we tend to forget that the Qing Dynasty was an era of turmoil, change, and revolution.
10:11 am 2,599 notes