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Lost and Found

by Lisa Norton

Documentation of Zeng Huanguang's "Ruins Project." Photo by Lisa Norton. •

Xiamen, an historical port city in Fujian province on the South China Sea, has long been a gateway for the movement of people and goods. Defended against the Dutch centuries ago, colonized by Portugal and England, and occupied by Japan during World War II, Amoy, as it was known, is a city of change. In 1980, Xiamen was designated a Special Economic Zone shortly after the opening of China to market forces. In the ensuing decades, Xiamen…

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