Ai Wei Wei

Photography

Photographer Ren Hang Sets the Nude Body Askew

The Chinese artist's obsession with the human form is magnified in a new retrospective of his work.
Tyler Trykowski
2.2.17
Art

The Ghosts of Bonfires Past Become this Artist’s Medium

All smoke, no mirrors.
Diana Shi
11.12.16
Stuff

Is the Future of Fine Art in Hollywood's Hands?

What happens when talent agencies, traditionally looking after Hollywood's elite, bleed into the world of artists and gallerists.
Zach Sokol
9.18.16
Art

150 Self-Portraits Reveal the Inner Lives of Iconic Artists

600 years of self-portraiture emerges in 'Facing the World: Self-Portraits from Rembrandt to Ai Weiwei.'
Andrew Nunes
9.6.16
Art

Ai Weiwei, Liu Bolin, and More Explore the ‘Invisible Threads’ of Technology

NYU Abu Dhabi’s fall exhibition features Ai Weiwei, Addie Wagenknecht and other heavy-hitting new media artists’ critiques of technology.
DJ Pangburn
7.29.16
Culture

Addiction, Death and Ai Wei Wei: An Interview With Artist Sean Scully

We went to Nanjing to hang out with the famous Irish painter, and talked state censorship, grief and why he's sceptical about China's most famous dissident artist.
Jenny Stevens
5.9.16
Art

Now You Can Try Out the Picture Frame for Digital Art IRL

At Electric Objects Showroom, visitors step into the future of at-home art displays.
DJ Pangburn
12.13.15
Art

An Artist Painted Putin with Her Breasts: Last Week in Art

Also: Marilyn Minter says, “the art world loves young bad boys and old ladies,” and a gallery is getting sued for looking like a massage parlor.
Sami Emory
9.21.15
Music

Hyped: The Week In Links 10/26

<p>Busy week? Here are some things you may have missed.</p>
Kevin Holmes
10.26.12