"PRD Anti-Heroes" (2006)

"PRD Anti-Heroes," 2006
Video stills
Multi-media Opera, single-channel color video with sound, 2 hours 22 minutes
© Cao Fei
Courtesy the artist and Lombard-Freid Projects, New York

"I started thinking about the artistic mainstream in China, and its mainstream heroes. But I deliberately blurred the two categories of heroes. PRD Anti-Heroes is full of ordinary individuals and also some real heroes from the Pearl River Delta region."

-Cao Fei