Ai Weiwei’s Studio Razed by Chinese Government

via Curatedmag.com by nschonberger on 1/12/11


weiwei 01 curatedmag Ai Weiwei’s Studio Razed by Chinese Government

The NYT reported today that Ai Weiwei’s new studio has suffered a sad end. “The new Shanghai studio designed by Ai Weiwei, a protean artist who is one of the most outspoken critics of the Chinese Communist Party, was completely razed at the order of government officials on Tuesday, Mr. Ai said in a telephone interview from Shanghai on Wednesday. Mr. Ai said a neighboring studio he had designed for a friend had also been destroyed.”

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