Weiwei Ai

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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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 1993 A Native of Beijing in New York (TV Series) (assistant director - 21 episodes)
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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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Alternate Names:

Ai Weiwei | Aj Wej-wej

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What surprises me is that this society, which is developing at such a rapid rate today, still has the most barbaric and backward legal system. I think it's a bad omen. See more »


Lived in the US from 1981 to 1993. See more »

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