Ai Weiwei Shows in Beijing Signal Relaxed Stance of Government Towards Artist

July 6th, 2015

Ai Weiwei at a recent opening, via Art NewspaperAi Weiwei has opened a series of new exhibitions in Beijing, signaling a relaxation of the capital’s ban on the showing the artist, while foreign travel is still off limits.  “The decision-making process is opaque. I can only speculate that the authorities realize that they have created a situation that, sooner or later, has to be resolved,” says John Tancock, a longtime collaborator of Ai’s and an adviser to Chambers Fine Art.Read more at Art Newspaper