Seemingly devoid of any life beyond the army of hard-hatted construction workers on the lower floors, this huge retail development in Tianjin eschewed a quiet, almost melancholy feel.
Languishing around the walls, glamorous women seemed to be caught in limbo, anxiously waiting a change in fortune.
I couldn’t help thinking this is must be what it’s like to go shopping with Todd Hido.
I liked the visual of that so much I entered a series that pondered the notion into the International Photography Awards. Amusingly, the series was awarded an Honorable Mention in the Architecture category. Go figure.