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Ai Weiwei, Mirror, 1987.

New York Times Lauds Asia Society's Ai Weiwei Exhibition

Holland Cotter of the New York Times gives Asia Society Museum's Ai Weiwei show a major boost in its final weeks. more
Weiwei's alleged Google+ profile and most recent post, "有生命体征" ("there are signs of life").

Ai Weiwei Testing His Boundaries on Google+?

Dissident artist Ai Weiwei pushes his boundaries by opening a Google+ page despite being forbidden to communicate with the media and use Twitter. more
Ai Weiwei (Peter Parks/AFP/Getty Images)

Ai Weiwei 'Intensively Dedicating Himself to His Artistic Creation'

The recently freed activist and artist — whose New York photos are currently on display at Asia Society Museum — is reportedly back at work. more
Ai Weiwei Outside Tompkins Square Park, 1986.

Media Zooms in on Ai Weiwei's New York Photos

The first showing of the recently released artist's photos from a decade in New York has caused quite a stir. more

Ai Weiwei: New York Photographs 1983-1993

This exhibition marks the first time Ai Weiwei's "New York Photographs" series is being shown outside of China. Through August 14, 2011. more
Chinese artist Ai Weiwei in the courtyard of his home in Beijing on Nov. 7, 2010. (Peter Parks/AFP/Getty Images)

Asia Society Reacts to China's Release of Artist Ai Weiwei

Jailed dissident whose Asia Society photo exhibit begins June 29 was reportedly freed on bail. more
Ai Weiwei: New York Photographs 1983–1993
June 29 through August 14, 2011 more
Ai Weiwei's 'Circle of Animals/Zodiac Heads,' now on view at the Pulitzer Fountain outside the Plaza Hotel in Manhattan until July 15, 2011. (Shreeya Sinha/Asia Society)

Slideshow: Inside Ai Weiwei's 'Zodiac Heads'

Asia Society Museum Director Melissa Chiu explains the history and cultural significance of detained Chinese artist Ai Weiwei’s Circle of Animals/Zodiac Heads in New York City. more