A Life Collecting Chinese Landscapes

Lois Conner has devoted three decades to making landscapes of China layered with detail and history.

Lois Conner calls herself a collector of landscapes. The fascination started in childhood, when she was mesmerized by the panoramas she glimpsed on family road trips. But it turned into an artistic mission over the last three decades as she traveled through China with her view camera in search of images layered with detail and history.