2007/09/10 (has start date)
2007/09/23 (has end date)
Dr. Yan Wang Preston is a British-Chinese artist interested in the contested definition of nature in contemporary societies, and how landscape photography can reveal the hidden complexities behind the surface of physical landscapes. Preston was originally trained in Clinical Medicine in Fudan University, Shanghai, China and worked as an anaesthetist before moving to England in 2005. Since then she has devoted herself into a career in photography. She received a PhD in Photography from the University of Plymouth in 2018. Aside of her artist career, she is also a lecturer in photography at the University of Huddersfield, UK.