Chinese born, Yorkshire based artist Yan Preston presents film and photography of performative works made in China from her ongoing project exploring the Yangtze River, the country's most iconic waterway. The works re-enact her efforts to be 'one' with the Yangtze, known to Chinese people as the 'Mother River'.
Original languageEnglish
Publication statusPublished - 2014
EventHe-River Together - Gallery Three, Touchstones Gallery, Rochdale, United Kingdom
Duration: 5 Apr 201414 May 2014


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  • Mother River

    Preston, Y. W., 31 Oct 2018, Berlin: Hatje Cantz. 160 p.

    Research output: Book/ReportBookpeer-review

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