Ai Weiwei


As his personal circumstances constantly shift, Ai Weiwei remains a cultural magnet. Drawn from a recent collector's edition, this title explores each of his career phases until his release from Chinese custody. It features extensive visual material tracing his development from his early New York days through to his recent practice. With behind-the-scenes studio pictures and numerous statements from exclusive interviews, we gain privileged access to the artist’s process, influences, and importance.

512 pages
hardcover, colour illustrations