23 Oct '11, 6am

Taiwan to host Ai Weiwei's art

Taiwan to host Ai Weiwei's art

TAIPEI: A Taiwanese museum is due to stage an exhibition of the work of Ai Weiwei, an event the prominent Chinese artist and activist will not be attending, officials said Sunday. "Ai Weiwei Absent" will open in the municipal Taipei Fine Arts Museum in the island's capital on October 29 for three months, featuring his installation pieces, photography, sculpture, and videos. "It's a pity that Ai himself cannot come to Taipei but his wife is expected to see the show in the first half of November," said Taipei city government spokesman Edward Zhang. Ai, who is one of the most outspoken critics of Communist Party controls and censorship in China, is currently being investigated for tax evasion and has been ordered not to leave Beijing. He was released in June from a three-month detention, which sparked outrage around the world. The influential Art Review magazine recently name...

Full article: http://www.channelnewsasia.com/stories/afp_asiapacific/vi...

Tweets

Taiwan museum unveils controversial Ai Weiwei art

Taiwan museum unveils controversial Ai Weiwei art

straitstimes.com 28 Oct '11, 1pm

A visitor stands at an instillation entitled Forever Bicycles by the Chinese artist and activist Ai Weiwei at the Ai Weiwe...

Tournament host host Choi wins C.J. Invitational

pgatour.com 23 Oct '11, 12pm

"I had so much things going on, I didn't really think about the win. I was busy looking after the players and taking care ...

Vuelve el Tye&Dye revisitado...

Vuelve el Tye&Dye revisitado...

eccoeco.blogspot.com 23 Oct '11, 5pm

No longer bound by t-shirts and concentric circles, tie-dye has a seemingly limitless potential for mirroring nature. Shab...

Ai Weiwei world's most important art figure

channelnewsasia.com 13 Oct '11, 12am

LONDON: Dissident Chinese artist Ai Weiwei, who hit the headlines during his 81-day detention by Chinese authorities, was ...

Taiwan president's China peace plan triggers fury: Taiwan's opposition has reacted furiously to the peace treaty...

Taiwan president's China peace plan triggers fu...

asiaone.com 23 Oct '11, 5am

TAIPEI - A call by Taiwan's president for a peace treaty with China, made as he campaigns for re-election, has drawn a sto...

Taroko Gorge, Taiwan

Taroko Gorge, Taiwan

kennysia.com 23 Oct '11, 3pm

Taroko Gorge ??? is the number one must-go destination for any visitor to Taiwan. The name "Taroko" means "magnificent and...

Art in a Box--Free Art in a Box Pin or Art in a...

absurdlycool.com 30 Oct '11, 5pm

The links and descriptions of offers on this site are discovered automatically by a computer program and are verified acro...

Thursday in Taiwan was unlike any opening round I've seen on the LPGA:

Thursday in Taiwan was unlike any opening round...

golfweek.com 20 Oct '11, 12pm

YANG MEI, Taiwan – Everyone wanted to capture the moment. Cell phones, digital cameras, even iPads created a digital frenz...

明けましておめでとうございます。 A Happy New Year 2012 Y++ / Wa...

singaporeartmuseum.sg 29 Oct '11, 7pm

Out of the 130 nominated artworks, 15 have been selected by the jury panel as Finalists. Groundbreaking in their artistic ...

Kia Classic returns to La Costa Resort and Spa in 2012: Newly-renovated resort will play host to the event on re...

Kia Classic returns to La Costa Resort and Spa ...

lpga.com 24 Oct '11, 3pm

Newly-renovated resort will play host to the event on renamed “Legends” course DAYTONA BEACH, Florida, October 24, 2011 – ...

Celebrate #art, #fashion & #design at the @BalH...

modernluxury.com 27 Oct '11, 8pm

Art and design has forged a potent alliance in the fashion capital of Bal Harbour. That visual synergy created by top bran...