For the best part of the last 40 years, the Chinese economy has been exploding, growing by an average of 10% per year, with 800 million Chinese lifted out of poverty. Many commentators believe that the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) is behind this economic miracle and that Communist China will eventually surpass the United States as the world’s most powerful economy. Some even go so far as to claim that its authoritarian system of governance is a credible alternative to democracy.
Beginning in 1976, the American photographer GARY GREEN immersed himself in New York City’s burgeoning downtown music scene.
Anthony James first ever UK solo exhibition opens at Opera Gallery’s New Bond Street gallery on the 26th of March-29 April.