Edition 2019

Kurt Tong

Born 1977, Hong Kong.
Lives and works in Hong Kong.
Kurt Tong graduated with a master’s degree in documentary photography from the London College of Communication in 2006. His work revolves around exploring his Chinese roots and understanding of his motherland, Tong having grown up in the United Kingdom. He has exhibited widely, including the Victoria Museum, Liverpool; Compton Verney, UK; the Chinese Cultural Foundation of San Francisco; and Lianzhou Photography Museum, China. His monographs include In Case it Rains in Heaven, Kehrer Verlag (2011); The Queen, The Chairman and I, Dewi Lewis Publishing/LMP (2019); and Combing for Ice and Jade, Jiazazhi Press (2019).
  • Institutional partners

    • République Française
    • Région Provence Alpes Côté d'Azur
    • Département des Bouches du Rhône
    • Arles
    • Le Centre des monuments nationaux est heureux de soutenir les Rencontres de la Photographie d’Arles en accueillant des expositions dans l’abbaye de Montmajour
  • Main partners

    • Fondation LUMA
    • BMW
    • SNCF
    • Kering
  • Media partners

    • Arte
    • Lci
    • Konbini
    • Le Point
    • Madame Figaro
    • France Culture