Ai Weiwei
Chinese, born 1957
58,524 followers
Ai Weiwei
Chinese, born 1957
58,524 followers
High auction record
£18m, Phillips, 2015
Blue chip
Represented by internationally recognized galleries.
Collected by major museums
Tate, Museum of Modern Art (MoMA)
Selected exhibitions (3)
Selected exhibitions
2017
Ai Weiwei: Soleil Levant,
Kunsthal Charlottenborg
Good Fences Make Good Neighbors,
Public Art Fund
2016
Ai Weiwei - #SafePassage,
Foam Fotografiemuseum Amsterdam

A cultural figure of international renown, Ai Weiwei is an activist, architect, curator, filmmaker, …

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A cultural figure of international renown, Ai Weiwei is an activist, architect, curator, filmmaker, and China’s most famous artist. Open in his criticism of the Chinese government, Ai was famously detained for months in 2011, then released to house arrest. “I don’t see myself as a dissident artist,” he says. “I see …

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