An unoccupied and abandoned shopping mall, Dongguan, Guangdong Province

Unreal Estate and China’s Collective Unconscious

An unoccupied and abandoned shopping mall, Dongguan, Guangdong Province

This particular “ghost mall” is considered to be the largest in the world, in terms of leasable space. However, since opening nearly a decade ago, most of its retail spaces remain unoccupied.

Dongguan, Guangdong Province, 2013