The Art History Babes

Ai Wei or the Highway

Aug. 6, 2018

Originally released January 2, 2017

LEGO portraits, sunflower seeds, & the middle finger are just a few of the images that come to mind when thinking of contemporary artist and activist, Ai Weiwei. Join the Babes as they discuss his work, influences, political activism, & tumultuous relationship with the Chinese government.

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