*1st Gucang Dummy Book Award in 2015 selected by Martin Parr
The photographer found the photos in the series in antique markets. They were taken in China of 1970s or 80s. He used collaging or drawing to destroy or carry forward the stories in the photos, with his imagination or restoration about the social news in recent years. Maybe the original photos recorded real things which happened, but were the new plots through his changes completely fabricated?
About the Author
Sun Yanchu（孫彥初）was born in 1978 in Zhoukou, Henan Province. He now lives and works in Zhengzhou. He won MIO Photo Award (Morumura Yasumasa) Special Award in 2010,won Lianzhou International Photo Festival New Photography Award in 2011, won Jinan International Photo Biennale The Best Photographer Award in 2012, won Gucang Dummy Award with the book FICCIONES in 2015 by Martin Parr.
Ficciones／虛構集︱Sun Yanchu／孫彥初︱180 mm × 230 mm × 30 mm︱Hardcover, spiral-bound︱Edition: 500 copies｜Published by Jiazazhi Press｜Aug 2016