Ding Ren was born in China, grew up in the United States, and is currently
living in Amsterdam (NL). Her work has been exhibited in the United States, the
Netherlands, Germany, the Philippines, China, Ireland, Iceland, Italy, Portugal, South Korea,
the UK, and Poland. Ren is currently Adjunct Assistant Professor of Photography for
University of Maryland, University College. She is also the co-founder of google sheep view
and as a result is an avid knitter.
With a cross-cultural and field-driven approach, Ren’s analogue photography seeks to capture delicate urban details.
She is interested in subtle patterns—traces in the topography and geography.
ding [at] dingren.net
Pattern Recognition, GW Magazine, Menachem Wecker
Art by Overseas Chinese Female Artists on Display at He Xiangning Art Museum
He Xiangning Art Museum Presents “Double Vision
Artist Teaches Photography to UMUC Students Online, Menachem Wecker
Some Uses of Photography, Louis Jacobson, Washington City Paper
Some Uses of Photography, Caroline Space, Exposed DC
Very Well Thus!, Nancy Campbell, Huffington Post
The Power of Observation, Michael O’Sullivan, The Washington Post
OPTIONS: Unexpected Possibilities, Michael O'Sullivan, The Washington Post
OPTIONS: The Story Behind the Work, Michael O’Sullivan, The Washington Post
Blurring the Line Between Art and Truth, Michael O'Sullivan, The Wasington Post