In a statement to Hyperallergic after Lisson Gallery nixed his show, the artist warned of “soft violence aimed at stifling voices” on the topic of the Israel-Palestine conflict.
Lisson Gallery says the show was postponed; the artist says it was “effectively canceled.”
It’s the artist’s largest LEGO artwork to date.
A new collaboration between the artist and Avant Arte invites users to flip the bird anywhere and everywhere on Google Maps.
Koestler Arts works with incarcerated people and patients in secure mental health units, aiming to improve their lives through creativity.
“[Assange’s] imprisonment marks the collapse of a free and civilized society,” Ai Weiwei told Hyperallergic.
Perhaps Ai is untouchable. If that is the case, where were we left when judging his new art?
Ai Weiwei’s childhood recollections are vividly violent.
Get ready for the LA debut of Ai Weiwei: Trace with virtual talks, gallery tours, on-demand films, and a rare speaking engagement with the artist-activist on February 21.
Julian Assange is facing 17 espionage charges and one charge of computer misuse.
The dissident artist’s critique of his home country remains relentless, in particular identifying how bureaucracy can leave people out in the cold.
Since the beginning of the quarantine, the artist was remotely directing a crew of camerapeople to document the government’s response to the virus.