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

ai weiwei (53 articles)

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

sep 14, 2016

ai weiwei to wrap the façade 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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jan 15, 2016

ai weiwei hangs bamboo + paper kite creatures in paris' le bon marché department store

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using bamboo kite making as his language of expression, ai weiwei has hung a collection of chinese »

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nov 14, 2015

ai weiwei models 24kt gold jewelry collection after structural rebar

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the wearables reference ai weiwei-s longstanding interest and investigation into the 2008 wenchuan earthquake »

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