Ai Weiwei wins White Box award for “defending human rights against oppression”


During a benefit for New York non-profit art space White Box on 25 April 2012, dissident artist Ai Weiwei was awarded the first Richard J. Massey Award for Arts and Humanity.

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Ai Weiwei’s anthropomorphic army: 12 Zodiac Heads storm Somerset House London


An introduction to the Somerset House showing of detained Chinese activist artist Ai Weiwei’s 2010 “Zodiac Heads” by Art Radar‘s London-based guest writer Rajesh Punj.

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ART HK 11 top topics media round-up: Ai Weiwei, Gao Weigang, ASIA ONE and gallery sales


Art Radar collects what journalists, critics, bloggers and Tweeters had to say on the top trends of ART HK 11: Ai Weiwei, Gao Weigang, ASIA ONE and gallery sales.

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Hong Kong artist activist Kacey Wong on Ai Weiwei arrest – interview


We talk to Hong Kong artist Kacey Wong about why he is so strongly involved in local protest action and what Ai Weiwei’s detention means for the city’s art community.

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What happened at Hong Kong Ai Weiwei rally? Art Radar breaking coverage


Art Radar was at the Hong Kong Ai Weiwei rally and brings you video and images of the event as well as insights from attendees.

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