AI WEIWEI, WHITE HOUSE
Edition of 666
Signed in the deck (printed)
Set of 3 skateboard decks
Screenprint on 7-Ply Canadian Maple
Each deck: 8 x 31 ins / 20 x 79 cm
Editor: The Skateroom
The edition comes in a protective bag with elements to hang your deck on your wall.
This limited edition is based on Ai Weiwei’s provocative artwork that was presented during a controversial art exhibition “Fuck Off” which ran alongside the Third Shanghai Biennale in 2000. Ai Weiwei is a Chinese contemporary artist and activist who resides and works in both Berlin and Beijing. He studied animation at the Beijing Film Academy, then studied art in New York in the early 80’s. Upon returning to China a decade later, Ai Weiwei advocated for experimental artists by publishing underground books and curating avant-garde exhibitions. He has worked in many mediums, including sculpture, installation, photography, architecture and film. He is an outspoken advocate of human rights and freedom of speech.