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Royal Academy Announces Plans for Ai Weiwei Retrospective

Sunday, October 12th, 2014

San Francisco – Ai Weiwei: “Large” at Alcatraz Island Through April 26th, 2015

Wednesday, October 1st, 2014

Ai Weiwei Readies Alcatraz Show

Monday, September 22nd, 2014

Ai Weiwei Makes Presence Felt for Blenheim Palace Retrospective UK While Under House Arrest

Friday, August 29th, 2014

New York – Ai Weiwei: “According to What?” at the Brooklyn Museum Through August 10th, 2014

Sunday, August 10th, 2014

Ai Weiwei’s Lawyer, Human Rights Activist Pu Zhiqiang, Detained

Friday, June 20th, 2014

Ai Weiwei to Premiere “Hidden” Artwork in Poland Next Month

Thursday, June 19th, 2014

Ai Weiwei Supports New Digital Arts Website “The Space”

Tuesday, June 17th, 2014

Ai Weiwei Launches Mysterious “Leg-Gun” Meme

Saturday, June 14th, 2014

London – Ai Weiwei at Lisson Gallery Through July 19th, 2014

Friday, June 6th, 2014

Collector Christopher Tsai Plans Ai Weiwei Museum

Wednesday, May 14th, 2014

Ai Weiwei Erased from Show in Shanghai

Wednesday, April 30th, 2014

Berlin – Ai Weiwei: “Evidence” at Martin-Gropius Bau Through July 7th, 2014

Saturday, April 26th, 2014

New Documentary Charts Ai Weiwei’s Release from Detention

Saturday, April 12th, 2014

Ai Weiwei Prepares Trio of International Shows for Summer

Saturday, April 12th, 2014

Artists Contribute Works for Auction Benefitting Man who Smashed Ai Weiwei Vase

Tuesday, March 4th, 2014

Miami Man Smashes Ai Weiwei Vase at Perez Art Museum

Wednesday, February 19th, 2014

Miami – Ai Weiwei: “According to What” at Perez Art Museum Through March 16th, 2014

Monday, January 27th, 2014

Ai Weiwei To Take Over Alcatraz in 2014

Thursday, December 5th, 2013

Ai Weiwei and Olafur Eliasson Launch “Moon” Project

Saturday, November 9th, 2013

Ai Weiwei Plans Art Exhibition on Alcatraz

Tuesday, November 5th, 2013

Ai Weiwei Discusses His 2011 Imprisonment, Teaching Art to his Captors

Wednesday, October 2nd, 2013

Ai Weiwei Designs Line of Skateboards for Sk8room

Sunday, September 29th, 2013

Ai Weiwei Releases “The Divine Comedy”

Wednesday, June 26th, 2013
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Cooper Union to Return to Free Tuition with New Plan

March 20th, 2018

Students Circle the Cooper Union, via New York TimesThe Cooper Union will return to free-tuition scholarships for all students over the course of the next ten years, Art News reports. “The return to full-tuition scholarships must be aligned with a sufficient endowment and reserve to weather the financial challenges of ever-rising costs, volatile markets, and economic uncertainty. This plan is designed to accomplish that,” the school said in its announcement of a schedule to return to its storied tuition program.
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Broad Museum Purchases Its Second Yayoi Kusama Infinity Room

March 20th, 2018

Yayoi Kusama, Longing for Eternity, via Art NewsThe Broad Museum in Los Angeles has acquired a new Yayoi Kusama Infinity Mirror Room, its second from the Japanese artist. The museum announced the acquisition, as well as purchases of a Mark Bradford mural and a series of pieces by Sherrie Levine
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Ai Weiwei’s Sydney Project Profiled in Art Newspaper

March 20th, 2018

Ai Weiwei, via Art NewspaperAi Weiwei is in the Art Newspaper this week, as the artist opens a massive sculpture depicting refugees in a long canoe at the Sydney Biennial.  The show continues his advocacy and interest in the current humanitarian crises regarding immigration.
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