Chinese Rock Star, Artist & Director Peng Lei
Peng Lei is a Beijing-based film director, artist and lead singer of the popular indie band New Pants (æ°è£¤å). As one of the leading icons of China's new creative generation, Peng Lei straddles the music and visual art worlds and is one of the few recognizable figures in China's creative community.
This month, Wallpaper interviewed Peng Lei, discussing his influences, varied interests and views on Chinese & Western culture. Here is an excerpt: