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Released Chinese Artist-Activist Ai Weiwei’s Associates Freed After Ai’s Release

BEIJING (REUTERS).- Four associates of Chinese artist-activist Ai Weiwei detained along with him in a controversial case were freed after Ai's release, friends of the artist said on Saturday. The four included journalist Wen Tao, detained along with Ai...

Renowned Chinese Artist Ai Weiwei Free After Confessing to Tax Evasion,...

BEIJING (REUTERS).- The dissident Chinese artist Ai Weiwei, whose detention in April ignited an international uproar, was released on bail Wednesday under conditions likely to keep the outspoken critic of Communist Party controls silent for now. "I can...

Chinese Government Says It is "Unhappy" with Foreign Support for Artist...

BEIJING (REUTERS).- The Chinese government said on Tuesday it was "unhappy" with foreign support for detained artist and activist Ai Weiwei, after Ai's detention last week sparked an outcry from Washington and other Western governments."The Chinese peo...

China "Unhappy" with Foreign Support for Artist Ai Weiwei

BEIJING (REUTERS).- The Chinese government said on Tuesday it was "unhappy" with foreign support for detained artist and activist Ai Weiwei, after Ai's detention last week sparked an outcry from Washington and other Western governments."The Chinese peo...

Chinese Government Dismisses International Concerns Over Missing Artist Ai Weiwei

BEIJING (AP).- A state-run Chinese newspaper on Wednesday brushed aside international concerns over the fate of a prominent artist and activist missing since the weekend, calling him a maverick who lacks respect for the country's laws. Human rights gro...

Chinese Government Dismisses International Concerns Over Missing Artist Ai Weiwei

BEIJING (AP).- A state-run Chinese newspaper on Wednesday brushed aside international concerns over the fate of a prominent artist and activist missing since the weekend, calling him a maverick who lacks respect for the country's laws. Human rights gro...

Tavares Strachan’s Notions of Absence and Presence, Visibility and Invisibility at...

LONDON.- Rossi & Rossi present Sometimes Lies are Prettier, the first solo exhibition in the UK by Tavares Strachan. Sometimes Lies are Prettier centres upon a historical happening in 1995 - the disappearance of the XIth Panchen Lama, Gedhun Choekyi N...

China and U. of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology Resolve Dispute Over...

PHILADELPHIA (AP).- A Philadelphia museum said Friday that its exhibit on the Silk Road, including a pair of ancient mummies, will go on after it resolved a dispute with the Chinese government that led to a pared-down event with fake mummies and life-...

China Stops Prominent Artist, Ai Weiwei, from Leaving the Country on...

BEIJING (REUTERS).- Chinese police have prevented artist Ai Weiwei from traveling to South Korea, he said on Friday, linking it to a crackdown on dissidents ahead of the formal awarding of the Nobel Peace Prize to a prominent rights activist. Ai had be...

China Stops Prominent Artist, Ai Weiwei, from Leaving the Country on...

BEIJING (REUTERS).- Chinese police have prevented artist Ai Weiwei from traveling to South Korea, he said on Friday, linking it to a crackdown on dissidents ahead of the formal awarding of the Nobel Peace Prize to a prominent rights activist. Ai had be...

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