Drawings of Ai Weiwei's life


 

- We all have a short life. We have only a moment to speak out or to present what little skills we have, and if everybody does that, maybe the temperature changes!

 

Ai Weiwei 

 

22/11/17


 

- I we been told there are 60 million refugees in the world. A few of them have been really. A few of them have been really taken care of, very few, less than 1 percent, maybe.

 

Ai Weiwei - Mostra Internazionale d'Arte Cinematografica Venezia

 

10/08/17


 

- To the media, I have become a symbolic figure, critical of China. According to the government, I am a dangerous threat!

 

Ai Weiwei 

 

27/02/17


 

Portrait of Ai Qing 艾青

Book: Le cicatrici tra i miei denti, Italy

 

Ai Weiwei 

 

7/01/17


 

- I call on people to be 'obsessed citizens', forever questioning and asking for accountability. That's the only change we have today of a healthy and happy life!

 

Ai Weiwei 

 

16/10/16


 

A beautiful day with Ai Weiwei in Florence

 

www.palazzostrozzi.org

 

18/09/16



 

- Alan Kurdi is not just 1 person. 2015, everyday 2 person, 2 young children just like him drowned.

 

Ai Weiwei 

 

03/09/16


 

Ai Weiwei stand #withrefugees

 

Kenya

 

15/08/16


 

Ai Weiwei at Cycladic

The subversive artist Ai Weiwei for the first time in Greece

www.cycladic.gr

 

19/07/16



 

- Refugess are not slaves - they have dignity, they are just like you and me.

 

Ai Weiwei in Idomeni

 

11/03/16


 

Chinese artist and activist Ai Weiwei posed as drowned syrian toddler Aylan Kurdi.

- It is a personal act, very simple, an artisti trying not just to watch events but to alt, and I made this decision spontaneously.

 

21/02/16


 

Portrait Ai Weiwei

for Ravenna Festival, Italy

 

 

 

12/02/16


 

 

Ai Weiwei has closed his danish exhibition early in protest at a new refugee law. 

 

 

28/01/16


 

 

- The border is not in Lesbos, it really is in our minds and in our hearts!

 

Ai Weiwei in Lesbos #Greece

 

4/01/16


 

God Save the Queen Ai Weiwei

 

 

 

16/09/15


 

Ai Weiwei and Anish Kapoor walk together in London to Mark Refugee crisis.

 

 #London

 

16/09/15