Photographer Jon Setter’s new book, The Urban Text, features minimalist urban images of Hong Kong and other cities. Photo: Leon Chen

Minimalist photographer’s unexpected images of Hong Kong inspired by the late Michael Wolf

  • In his new book ‘The Urban Text’, Detroit-born, Sydney-based photographer Jonathan Setter explores the normally unnoticed aspects of major cities
  • Where others may favour wide shots of Hong Kong buildings, he zooms in on the colours and materials that shape them
Topic |   Architecture and design

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Photographer Jon Setter’s new book, The Urban Text, features minimalist urban images of Hong Kong and other cities. Photo: Leon Chen
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Durian served like the classic British dessert banana split by British-born Chinese photographer Marcella Chan, who has been commissioned to produce 15 images for an exhibition by China Exchange. Photo: Marcella Chan

British-Chinese dual identity explored in creative food photos pairing icons of the two cuisines

  • Steamed fish rice wrapped in newspaper, century egg in an egg cup – Marcella Chan’s images reflect the dual heritage of British-born Chinese
  • Her photos, which also celebrate lesser-known Asian ingredients, will be shown at an exhibition at China Exchange in London
Topic |   Art

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Durian served like the classic British dessert banana split by British-born Chinese photographer Marcella Chan, who has been commissioned to produce 15 images for an exhibition by China Exchange. Photo: Marcella Chan
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