Ai Weiwei

Ai Weiwei

is a Chinese artist and activist, who is also active in architecture, curating, photography, film, and social and cultural criticism.
I call on people to be 'obsessed citizens,' forever questioning and asking for accountability. That's the only chance we have today of a healthy and happy life.More Ai Weiwei quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Expressing oneself is like a drug. I'm so addicted to it.More Ai Weiwei quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I don't think it's worth discussing new directions in the context of Chinese art - there were no old directions, either. Chinese art has never had any clear orientation.More Ai Weiwei quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Freedom of expression is a very essential condition for me to make any art. Also, it is an essential value for my life. I have to protect this right and also to fight for the possibility.More Ai Weiwei quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
We see the tendency in the world to criticise democracy and sometimes even to say that authoritarian countries like China are more efficient. That is very short-sighted. China looks efficient only because it can sacrifice most people's rights. This is not something the west should be happy about.More Ai Weiwei quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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