© Miao Xiaochun, Samsara, 2009-2011 (video still). Courtesy of Video Bureau Archive (Beijing)
PHOTOFAIRS’ Connected film program, showcases the breadth of subject matter and technique being explored in the medium by artists from around the world. Pioneered at PHOTOFAIRS | San Francisco in 2017, 2018 program in Shanghai featured video works presented by cultural partners:
- Videotage (Hong Kong) with a Hong Kong-focused presentation featuring artists Joseph Chen and Simon Liu.
- Video Bureau (Beijing & Guangzhou) with a dual presentation of works by Chen Qiulin and Miao Xiaochun.
- HOW Art Museum (Shanghai) with a presentation by Joseph Beuys.
- NOWNESS (Shanghai) with a presentation of artists in focus featuring Wolfgang Tillmans, Wim Wenders and Petra Collins, amongst others.