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Ai Weiwei: China “The Greatest Challenge the West has Ever Faced

Wednesday, January 27th, 2021

The Guardian Recaps Ai Weiwei’s Latest Film on Hong Kong Protestors

Friday, December 18th, 2020

Ai Weiwei Talks Art, Trump, in New Interview

Monday, October 5th, 2020

Ai Weiwei Creates Face Masks to Benefit COVID-19 Charities

Friday, May 29th, 2020

Ai Weiwei Discusses Move to UK in Guardian Piece

Tuesday, January 21st, 2020

Ai Weiwei Joins Board at Public Art Fund

Tuesday, November 26th, 2019

Ai Weiwei Writes on Hong Kong in Art Newspaper

Tuesday, November 19th, 2019

Citing Intolerance, Ai Weiwei is Leaving Berlin

Friday, August 23rd, 2019

Ai Weiwei Sends Team of Researchers to Art Newspaper

Friday, August 9th, 2019

Ai Weiwei Part of “Berlin, I Love You” Pulled from Final Cut

Wednesday, February 20th, 2019

Ai Weiwei Profiled in The Guardian

Wednesday, October 10th, 2018

Ai Weiwei’s Studio Demolished by Chinese Authorities

Tuesday, August 14th, 2018

Ai Weiwei’s Sydney Project Profiled in Art Newspaper

Tuesday, March 20th, 2018

Ai Weiwei Blocked from Boarding Plane to Sao Paolo

Tuesday, October 24th, 2017

Ai Weiwei Opens Major Project in New York

Monday, October 16th, 2017

Ai Weiwei Fence Project Faces Opposition in Washington Square Park

Wednesday, August 30th, 2017

Ai Weiwei Interviewed in Variety as ‘Human Flow’ Prepares for Venice Premiere

Tuesday, August 29th, 2017

Ai Weiwei and Public Art Fund Launch Kickstarter for Upcoming Project

Friday, August 25th, 2017

New York — Ai Weiwei, Jacques Herzog and Pierre de Meuron: “Hansel & Gretel” at The Park Armory Through August 6th, 2017

Sunday, August 6th, 2017

Ai Weiwei Calls for Release of Nobel Peace Prize winner Liu Xiaobo by Chinese Authorities

Tuesday, July 11th, 2017

Ai Weiwei Interviewed in New Yorker Podcast

Tuesday, June 27th, 2017

Ai Weiwei to Debut Lego Works at Hirshhorn Next Month

Tuesday, May 23rd, 2017

Ai Weiwei to Install Massive Fence Sculptures for New Public Art Fund Commission this Fall in NYC

Tuesday, March 28th, 2017

Ai Weiwei Unveiling Massive New Installation in Prague

Tuesday, March 14th, 2017
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LaToya Ruby Frazier Featured in NYT

March 3rd, 2021

LaToya Ruby Frazier has a piece in the NYT this week, showcasing new work and talking about her critical approach towards American culture. “I am showing these dark things about America because I love my country and countrymen,” she says. “When you love somebody, you tell them the truth. Even if it hurts.”
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MoMA Covers Architect Philip Johnson’s Name from Wall Signage Over Fascist Views

March 3rd, 2021

MoMA has covered up the name of late architect Philip Johnson on wall signs amid allegations of his fascist views. “To move forward with the exhibition thoughtfully, honoring the communities that the artists and their works represent, we feel it’s appropriate to respect the exhibition design suggestion and cover the signage with Johnson’s name outside the Architecture and Design galleries on an interim basis,” a MoMA spokesperson said. “To confront this matter, the Museum currently has underway a rigorous research initiative to explore in full the allegations against Johnson and gather all available information. This work is ongoing.”
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Italy Looks to Art to Help Combat Overtourism

March 3rd, 2021

Italy is looking to combat its crush of tourists in major cities by leasing works from the Uffizi in Florence to smaller museums and spaces around the country, CNN reports. “We already have over 3,000 works of art on display in the Uffizi — that’s enough,” Uffizi director Eike Schmidt says.
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