Ai Weiwei


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Ai Weiwei is renowned for making strong aesthetic statements that resonate with timely phenomena across today's geopolitical world. From architecture to installations, social media to documentaries, Ai uses a wide range of mediums as expressions of new ways for his audiences to examine society and its values. Recent exhibitions include: Ai Weiwei:... See full bio »

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9 wins & 21 nominations. See more awards »

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Vivos Director
(2020)
Human Flow Director
(2017)
The Rest Director
(2019)

Filmography

 1993 A Native of Beijing in New York (TV Series) (assistant director - 21 episodes)
- Episode #1.20 (1993) ... (assistant director)
- Episode #1.19 (1993) ... (assistant director)
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Other Works:

Book: Ai Weiwei's Blog: Writings, Interviews, and Digital Rants, 2006-2009. Translated by Lee Ambrozy. Cambridge, MA: MIT Press. ISBN-10: 0-262-01521-8

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1 Biographical Movie | 1 Interview | 2 Articles | See more »

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Spouse:

Lu Qing
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Personal Quote:

When I was arrested, the guards would often ask me to sing songs, but because I wasn't familiar with music, I was embarrassed. All I could sing was Chinese People's Liberation Army songs. See more »

Trivia:

From 1978 attended the Beijing Film Academy with Kaige Chen and Yimou Zhang. See more »

Star Sign:

Virgo

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