Ai Weiwei is a Chinese artist and activist, who is also active in architecture, curating, photography, film, and social and cultural criticism.This strip is a reply to Dragon Geisha(In Memoriam Freehand Masking), China's Democracy, artiste, Chine : où est Ai Weiwei ?, Where is WEI WEI, Stuck - 45, Disparaître, Amnesty international, Pouvoir lire, Chinese for beginners ...
Ai collaborated with Swiss architects as the artistic consultant on the Beijing National Stadium for the 2008 Olympics. In addition to his art work he has investigated government corruption and cover-ups, especially the alleged corruption scandal during the construction of the Sichuan schools that collapsed in the 2008 Sichuan earthquake. He intensively uses the internet to communicate with people all over China, especially the young generation.
On 3 April 2011 police detained him at Beijing airport.
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