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By David Spalding

The world over popular chinese language artist and activist Ai Weiwei is one among modern art's such a lot newsworthy figures, famous for either his groundbreaking paintings and his outspoken stance on human rights, which finally led to his arguable 2011 detainment. In an unbelievable new large-scale undertaking, he turns his cognizance to Alcatraz—a position he can't stopover at simply because he's not authorized to go away China, yet that stands as a world-famous image of either incarceration and protest. This publication showcases a big exhibition of site-specific, multimedia installations and sculptures Ai Weiwei has created for the island, on view from the autumn of 2014 in the course of the spring of 2015. that includes attractive pictures and thought-provoking textual content, At huge is the fundamental record of this awesome occurring from certainly one of today's such a lot celebrated artists.

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16. 17. 18. 19. 20. 21. 22. 23. 24. 25. 26. 27. Ai Weiwei, Ai Weiwei’s Blog: Writings, Interviews, and Digital Rants, 2006–2009, ed. and trans. Lee Ambrozy (Cambridge, MA: MIT Press, 2011), 218. Original blog post, April 13, 2009. ” Smithsonian Magazine, September 2012. Ulrike Knöfel, “The Unrelenting Ai Weiwei: Show Evokes Danger and Urgency of Art,” Spiegel Online International, April 2, 2014. html For some of Ai Weiwei’s father’s critically acclaimed poetry in English translation, see Ai Qing, Selected Poems of Ai Qing, trans.

Ai Weiwei, Ai Weiwei’s Blog: Writings, Interviews, and Digital Rants, 2006–2009, ed. and trans. Lee Ambrozy (Cambridge, MA: MIT Press, 2011), 218. Original blog post, April 13, 2009. ” Smithsonian Magazine, September 2012. Ulrike Knöfel, “The Unrelenting Ai Weiwei: Show Evokes Danger and Urgency of Art,” Spiegel Online International, April 2, 2014. html For some of Ai Weiwei’s father’s critically acclaimed poetry in English translation, see Ai Qing, Selected Poems of Ai Qing, trans. Eugene Chen Eoyang (Bloomington, IN: Indiana University Press, 1988).

18. 19. 20. 21. 22. 23. 24. 25. 26. 27. Ai Weiwei, Ai Weiwei’s Blog: Writings, Interviews, and Digital Rants, 2006–2009, ed. and trans. Lee Ambrozy (Cambridge, MA: MIT Press, 2011), 218. Original blog post, April 13, 2009. ” Smithsonian Magazine, September 2012. Ulrike Knöfel, “The Unrelenting Ai Weiwei: Show Evokes Danger and Urgency of Art,” Spiegel Online International, April 2, 2014. html For some of Ai Weiwei’s father’s critically acclaimed poetry in English translation, see Ai Qing, Selected Poems of Ai Qing, trans.

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