Beichen Zhang is a filmmaker and photographer.
Beichen Zhang was born in Shandong, China. He received his BA in photography department from the Shandong University of Arts in 2016(China) and MFA from Maryland Institute College of Art in 2019 (United States). By researching in the structures of narratation and unveiling hidden histories, he frames most of his works through essay films and field-based research . Recent, he also worked with a broad range of media, Using audio, installation, art books to query and investigate the relationship of artifacts and Asian colonial history, the complexity of historical documentaries as well as visual anthropology. His work is a set of a visual experience of a metaphorical and poetic method through personal narratives. Through the research of archaeology and anthropology, history, art, and other disciplines, he examines and builds a poetic visual language with its thoughts. Beichen Zhang has exhibited in China and abroad, and now he lives and works in New York City. His some photography works are represented by New York Art Center in Tribeca.