Pulitzer Prize-winning photojournalist Liu Heung Shing with images from his solo exhibition A Life in a Sea of Red at the University of Hong Kong, Pok Fu Lam. Photo: Nora TamPulitzer Prize-winning photojournalist Liu Heung Shing with images from his solo exhibition A Life in a Sea of Red at the University of Hong Kong, Pok Fu Lam. Photo: Nora Tam
Pulitzer Prize-winning photojournalist Liu Heung Shing with images from his solo exhibition A Life in a Sea of Red at the University of Hong Kong, Pok Fu Lam. Photo: Nora Tam

A Chinese witness to history: Pulitzer Prize winner on 40 years photographing China and USSR

  • ‘I was there ... until all hell had broken loose’, Hong Kong-born Liu Heung Shing says of covering Tiananmen Square in 1989, one of many big moments he shot
  • Over the course of a 40-year career he also captured telling images of daily life as China moved from Mao to modernity and communism ended in Russia

Topic |   Books and Literature
Pulitzer Prize-winning photojournalist Liu Heung Shing with images from his solo exhibition A Life in a Sea of Red at the University of Hong Kong, Pok Fu Lam. Photo: Nora TamPulitzer Prize-winning photojournalist Liu Heung Shing with images from his solo exhibition A Life in a Sea of Red at the University of Hong Kong, Pok Fu Lam. Photo: Nora Tam
Pulitzer Prize-winning photojournalist Liu Heung Shing with images from his solo exhibition A Life in a Sea of Red at the University of Hong Kong, Pok Fu Lam. Photo: Nora Tam
READ FULL ARTICLE
Close
We need your support

Advertising helps us continue to provide quality content. Help support us by disabling your adblocker on our site.

How to whitelist us:
  1. 1
    Click on the AdBlock icon at the top right corner of your browser.
    For iOS, go to Settings/Safari/Content Blockers and turn it off.

    For Android, go to your Ad blocker app/Settings and turn it off.
  2. 2
    Click Enabled on this site until the text reads Disabled on this site.
  3. 2
    Click the cross icon on the top right corner to close this window and refresh the page.
  4. 3
    Click the cross icon on the top right corner to close this window and refresh the page.