Tag: ai weiwei

  • Ai Weiwei: The New York Photographs 1983–1993

    written by webo29 on 2011-07-05 in #news
    Ai Weiwei: The New York Photographs 1983–1993

    Asia Society Museum presents an exhibition of 227 photographs taken by Ai Weiwei, capturing his unique perspective of the history, culture, and atmosphere of New York in the 1980s. The exhibition marks the first time Ai Weiwei’s New York Photographs series has been shown outside of China.

  • A History Of Possible Encounters

    written by heiwa on 2012-08-20 in #news
    A History Of Possible Encounters

    You may not realize the connection between you and someone who appears a stranger, though in actuality is a soulmate. Four Chinese artists, including Ai Weiwei (艾未未) were all born in different places and grew up in different cultural backgrounds. What they share in common is that they were all in New York from the 1980s to the early 1990s. There's a stronger bond, however, which we'll explain after the jump!