About the Book
The Children of China is a stunning photographic journey capturing China's magic and beauty, through the eyes and faces of its children.
This unique book showcases children from provinces all over China including Tibet, Inner Mongolia, the Silk Road, and Hong Kong, contrasting the charm of the old China with the excitement of the new modern China.
Photographed by world-renowned children's photographer, Luca Zordan and styled/ produced by renowned international children’s fashion stylist Alethea Gold, all proceeds from the sale of the book and the exhibition have been donated to to support the Hong Kong-based Chi Heng Foundation.
Launched at the Beijing Olympics in 2008 by the Chinese Ambassador to Australia, Children of China was supported by Coca Cola, the Olympic Committee, Louis Vuitton, Citibank, Deutsche Bank and UBS Bank, Zegna, Apple Guess, DHL, numerous phone companies and TV Stations as well as the Chinese Government.
Numerous hotels based in China – including The Peninsula, Four Seasons and Hyatt Hotels – bought copies of the book to give to their VIP guests and to sell in their shops.
All funds raised supported orphan children in China.
Jackie Chan endorsed Children of China and provided a beautiful foreword.