Lu Guang was born in 1961, in Zhejiang Province, China. He has been passionate about photography since he held a camera for the first time, in 1980 when he was a factory worker in his hometown in Yongkang County. (more…)
My life is dominated by visual obsessions – lines, color, tone, shape, light and how these work together to tell a story and capture the intangible. I started learning about photography on my travels through Mexico, and the habit has been with me ever since – simultaneously comforting and tormenting me on my many journeys.
I am mostly self taught, although one teacher described my work as ‘brutal, sarcastic and artless’ – he meant it as a compliment.