ai weiwei is a chinese contemporary artist, working in sculpture, installation, architecture, curation, photography, film, and social, political and cultural crafts.

ai weiwei (55 articles)

ai weiwei is a chinese contemporary artist, working in sculpture, installation, architecture, curation, photography, film, and social, political and cultural crafts.

jan 27, 2017

red hong yi spreads 20,000 seeds across a canvas to create a larger-than-life portrait of ai weiwei

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the piece is inspired by weiwei's quote: the seed is a household object but at the same time it is a »

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nov 07, 2016

ai weiwei fills NY gallery with thousands of garments gathered from refugee camps

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we visited 'laundromat' at deitch projects, where the artist's ongoing engagement with the refugee crisis »

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sep 14, 2016

ai weiwei to wrap the fa├žade of florence's palazzo strozzi in rubber life boats

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the large orange life rafts, anchored to the palace's windows, aim to draw attention to the fate of refugees »

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feb 15, 2016

ai weiwei wraps berlin's konzerthaus with 14,000 refugee life jackets

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in an effort to draw attention to the ongoing humanitarian crisis, the chinese artist has used refugee life »

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