Guangzhou urban village – On July 1, 2010, Guangzhou began the demolition of Yangqi village.
The work went on for over a year.
On August 17, work began in full swing.
July 14, 2010. Roofs of the village were photographed from a nearby building.
August 26, 2010. The village was in an advanced state of decomposition. In the distance the lights of Zhongshan Road.
February 15, 2011.
May 11, 2011. A storm strikes Guangzhou. Just a bunch of buildings standing.
May 11, 2011. The lightning pierce the sky of Guangzhou.
June 16, 2011. Only a dozen families remain in the village.
Inhabitants waiting to be moved to a new home, posing in front of their houses and rendering of what will be built.