Alex Huanfa Cheng is a Paris-based photographer known for his unique and captivating approach to photography. Born in China in 1988, He developed a passion for photography at a young age and pursued his love for the art through self-study.

In 2012, Alex moved to Paris to further develop his skills and pursued a four-year contemporary art photography program at ENSBA. His photography style is characterized by his use of color and light to create emotive and atmospheric images that often convey a sense of nostalgia or longing. Alex Huanfa Cheng is fascinated by capturing human emotions and relationships, and his portrait work stands out for its ability to convey a sense of intimacy and vulnerability.

Alex Huanfa Cheng's work has been exhibited in galleries and museums throughout Europe and Asia, and he has been commissioned by a wide range of clients, including he has been commissioned by a wide range of clients, including magazines, fashion brands. His personal photography series have been featured in numerous publications, and he has won multiple awards for his work.


L’école nationale supérieure des beaux-arts de Paris. M.F.A., Photography, 2013-2017.

University of communication of China. B.A., Digital media technology, 2007-2012.


Laureate of Bourse du talent 2019


2022 - Mesnographies edition #3,  Les Mesnuls, France.

2022 - Afmalaga, 'Je suis la norme' , Málaga, Spain.

2021 - Chinese Wonderland, solo exhibition, Unpaper gallery, Berlin, Germany.

2020 -  Promenades Photographiques Festival, Vendôme, France.

2019 -  Exhibition of bourse du talent, BNF, Paris, France

2019 -  Apreture foundation, “Delirous City”, New York city, USA.

2019 -  Galerie Anne-Claire Simon, "Le Bleu", Paris, France.

2019 -  Galerie immix, “Regarder le corps des femmes”, Paris, France

2018 - Ensba, "Félicità" , Paris, France

2017 -  Zanyi art museum, "Frontière de l’intimité", Qingdao, China.

2017 -  Atelier Tosani. “Under the skin”, Paris, France.

2016 - Musé de la chasse et de la nature, “Le retour de Belval”, Paris, France.









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