Ai Weiwei

Chinese, b. 1957

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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 …

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Represented by internationally reputable galleries.
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High auction record
£3m, Phillips, 2015

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