Monthly archives: August 2011

Ai Weiwei brands Beijing
as "a city of violence"


Dezeen Wire:
Chinese artist Ai Weiwei has described Beijing as a prison and a city of violence in an article published on the website of American magazine Newsweek.

The article was published despite Chinese authorities forbidding the artist from giving interviews, following his release in June from 81 days of detention.

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