Skip to content

Poster taped to the outer wall of the Forbidden City Beijing China

Regular price $100.00

Unit price per 


In this thought-provoking photograph, I capture the image of a poster taped to the outer wall of the Forbidden City in Beijing, China. The photograph offers a candid and authentic glimpse into the complexities of modern life in China.

The poster features a teddy bear wearing a gas mask, a powerful symbol of the impact of pollution and environmental degradation on China's people and wildlife. The teddy bear is holding a fishing pole that is attached to a bunch of garbage pop cans, further emphasizing the devastating impact of pollution on the environment.

As an artist, I sought to capture the stark contrast between the beauty and history of the Forbidden City and the challenges that modern China faces. This visual narrative offers a window into a world that is grappling with issues of environmental sustainability and human impact.

This photograph serves as a testament to the power of human connection and the beauty of capturing a fleeting moment in time, forever immortalizing the spirit and essence of a place through the art of photography.

© Dan Kosmayer, 2015

All images are original and have been taken by Dan Kosmayer.

All my fine art prints are available as limited edition prints ONLY, professionally printed on Hahnemuhle fine art - archival museum grade paper. Each artwork is limited to 50 editions in each size, plus 2 artist proofs, signed and numbered on the reverse of the photograph. And it is also accompanied by a signed Certificate of Authenticity. Print only (unframed).

* If you would like a Custom size outside of these sizes, please email us, and we’d be happy to tailor it to whatever you’re after.

We ship everywhere, all over the world. Shipping rates change depending on where you are and what you order.

Your prints are carefully packaged, poster rolled, shipped & tracked to your door.

Please allow up to three weeks for the production & delivery of this print.

Close (esc)


Use this popup to embed a mailing list sign up form. Alternatively use it as a simple call to action with a link to a product or a page.

Age verification

By clicking enter you are verifying that you are old enough to consume alcohol.


Main menu

Shopping Cart