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Ai Weiwei (born 1957 in Beijing / China) is one of the most famous Chinese contemporary artist and a political activist. He studied at Beijing Film Institute in Beijing and at the Parsons School of Design in New York. In Beijing he co-founded the 'China Art Archives and Warehouse' for experimental art in 1994.

"New Chinese Art Movement", sculpture, architecture, conceptual art, exhibition organizations, publications

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