Ai Weiwei And Moral Outrage At The Hirshhorn

Ai Weiwei And Moral Outrage At The Hirshhorn

In a sea of ceramic crabs, which represent a feast to which Ai invited his followers, I was struck by the expression of one of them:

The pieces are a rebuke both to Party attempts to tamp down the individuality of its citizens, and to the tendency outside of China to see the nation as a monolith.

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