Wyatt Mason penned an article about Ai Weiwei in the December 2011 issue of GQ. The article gives a lot of background on the artist, including chronicling his time spent living in New York, in the 1980’s. The article also goes into detail about Ai’s constant struggle with the PRC. It’s definitely worth the read. Check it out over here.
[Photo by: Ai Weiwei, via GQ]