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Ai Weiwei: Ai Weiwei



Ai Weiwei, Law of the Journey (Prototype A), 2017. Courtesy of Tang Contemporary

Installation view of Ai Weiwei: Life Cycle, at the Marciano Art Foundation, Los Angeles. Courtesy the artist and Marciano Art Foundation. Photo by Joshua White/ 

One, composed of forty-nine tons of porcelain sunflower seeds crafted by artisans; the other, thousands of spouts from destroyed antique Chinese teapots.

Ai Weiwei’s site-specific work Stacked (2014) for his Brooklyn Museum exhibition “Ai Weiwei: According to What?” was made using 700 bicycles. (Photo: Still from “Ai Weiwei: According to What?,” Brooklyn Museum)

oca Cola Vase, 2015, Neolithic pottery (5000-3000BC), paint, 35 x 35 x 42 cm

Art and Australia Journal

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Vol 50 #4 Winter 2013

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