Lahem, born in Sibei Village, Jiangxi Province, China in 1984, currently resides in Hangzhou and works as both an artist and a curator.

He graduated from Fudan University’s Chinese Department in 2008, earning a Bachelor’s degree in Literature. He is currently studying at the Social Archive of Chinese Photography at the China Academy of Art. He has a long-term interest in issues such as identity, memory, and historical writing. His works have been shortlisted for the Magnum Documentary Photography Award. One of his pieces, titled Lost, has been privately collected, and his published collection, Luo Fuping, was selected for the 2020 Chinese Photography Book List.