For the making of Mother River project and its touring exhibitions in China as part of the 2015 UK-China Year of Cultural Exchange.

Sponsors and Funders:

Beijing Shengji Orthopedic Hospital, China
Cultural and Educational Section of the British Embassy/Consulate-General, China
IG Art Gallery, Shanghai
Yangtze Gold Cruises, China
Wu Jinsong MD PhD, China
Arts Council England, UK
Mr. Gerry Bartram, UK
Clifton Cameras, UK

Assisting Organizations:

501 Art Space, Chongqing, China
The Swatch Art Peace Hotel, Shanghai, China
The Photographers’ Association, Yichang, China
Land/Water and the Visual Arts Research Group, Plymouth University, UK
Sarah-Jane Eyre, Aaron Tonks & BA (Hons) Photography, Blackpool & Fylde College, Blackpool, UK
Yege Council, Qumarlêb County, Yushu Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture, Qinghai Province, China
Shanyan Township Government, Baiyu County, Sichuan Province, China
Paul Herrmann and Redeye The Photography Network, Manchester, UK
Mark Foxwell and Genesis Imaging, London, UK
C14 Gallery, Shanghai, China
World Photography Organisation and Photo Shanghai

I would also like to thank my teachers and friends:

Bao Kun, Chen Hangfeng, Chen Hua, Cai Xueyin, Danba Tudeng, Gao Minghe, Gong Lu, Huang Zhengping, Kang Hua, Li Yalong, Li Zhaohui, Liu Yan, Liu Ying, Liu Shaochuang, Liu Weiyan, Peng Xiao, Qin Ping, Wang Jun, Wang Ziyun, Wang Wei, Xing Xin, Xiao Xuan’an, Xiao Jiafa, Yan Yan, Yang Yong, Yang Lu, Yu Yingjun, Yuan Xiaodong and Zhan Jia.

Professor Jem Southam, Professor Liz Wells, Nick Marchand, Dawn Long, Noel Bowler, Dr David Hilton, Dr Louise Comerford-Boyes, Mike Coney, Tanya Kiang, Anne McNeill, Rodrigo Orrantia, Dr Deborah Robinson, Steve Thorpe and John Volynchook

Curator and mentor: Zelda Cheatle
Assistant curator: He Yining
Assistant: Yang Muqiu
Map drawing: Eleanor Mulhearn
Music: Jordi Fornies
Essays: Roger Mason, David Bate, Gao Li
Filmmakers: Alex Gabbay, Ma Zhandong, Sun Jianjun
Drivers: Zhao Ping, Wang Rui

With thanks to SWATCH for their support. And the Wall Street Journal for the party at Swatch.

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