• Photographer Captures the Social and Physical Transformations of Shanghai

    4 monthes ago - By Arch Daily

    © Greg Girard
    Shanghai is a city full of contradictions. Beneath the towering skyscrapers and contemporary complexes, old houses and shops are tucked away, gradually falling apart. The city's disappearing streets caught the attention of many international photographers. Some displayed the relationship between old vs new, while others focused on the historic districts and their cultural significance. Canadian photographer Greg Girard , who spent most of his time in Asia , examined the social and physical transformations of the Chinese city and published a photo-book titled “Phantom Shanghai ”.
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