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CHINA DREAM a photobook by Teresa Eng

A project in London, UK by Teresa Eng

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6 years in the making, a photobook that explores China, the fragmentation of identity and the diaspora.
Backers: 166
Average Pledge Per Backer: £62

Funded: £10,276 of £9,500
Dates: Aug 7th -> Sep 6th (30 days)
Project By: Teresa Eng
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Book Design Notes

September 5th - via: kickstarter.com
I’ve really enjoyed working with Twelve on the book design for "China Dream". Like all good collaborations, each person brings their own experiences and interpretation to the work.  Shi Yuan at Twelve has put a lot of thought about how to... (Read More)

WE DID IT!!! 😂

September 4th - via: kickstarter.com
China Dream is now 100% backed! (That emoji is me laughing and crying at the same time) I’m not a runner but I feel like I’ve just done a marathon. Trying to raise £9500 in thirty days felt like such a daunting task. It’s been such an... (Read More)

3 days left + WeChat payment

September 2nd - via: kickstarter.com
As a kickstarter newbie, it's been a nail biting month. I was at 73% funded on Friday and wondering if I was actually going to make it and now it's 89% funded with three days left! This is so incredible and I'm very grateful for your support.  Could... (Read More)

China Dream in Wallpaper* + 中文翻译 (Chinese translation)

August 29th - via: kickstarter.com
China Dream is in Wallpaper* ! Sophie Gladstone writes “Merging memories of her ancestor’s country that she has only  explored through temporary visits, with visions of modern-day China’s  fast-pace growth, Eng has produced an atmospheric... (Read More)

China Dream is featured in British Journal of Photography

August 27th - via: kickstarter.com
I’m pleased that  “China Dream” is featured in British Journal of Photography. Marigold Warner’s article delves into the complexities of immigration, the diaspora and representation. It’s never been easy to sum up this project into a... (Read More)

Sneak Peek: Initial book spreads

August 25th - via: kickstarter.com
This post is for backers only. Please visit Kickstarter.com and log in to read. (Read More)

Why I make photobooks

August 21st - via: kickstarter.com
I wanted to introduce you to some of my older books and also to explain why I make photobooks. I find that photobooks for me allow me to express the nuances and complexities connected to psychological states and change. I tend to work on a long term... (Read More)

Thank you for your support!

August 18th - via: kickstarter.com
A huge thank you to all of you who have backed "China Dream". You've helped me reach 46% of my goal in 10 days, helping it become one of  Kickstarter's "Projects we love".   I'll be sharing some spreads of the book for my backers as soon as I reach... (Read More)

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