The Arrest of Ai Weiwei
|Publication Date:||Sep 2013|
| Publisher:||Farrar, Straus & Giroux|
| Book Format:||Hardback|
|List Price:||USD $27.00|
| Book Description: |
The gripping story of post-Mao China and the harrowing fate of the artist and activist Ai Weiwei
In October 2010, Ai Weiwei'sSunflower Seeds appeared in the Turbine Hall in the Tate Modern. In April 2011, he was arrested and held for more than two months in terrible conditions. The most famous living Chinese artist and activist, Weiwei is a figure of extraordinary talent, courage, and integrity. From the beginning of his career, he has spoken out against the...