AI WEIWEI, STUDY OF PERSPECTIVE SPOONS SET
Set of 4 spoons
Approx. 12 x 3 cm (4.7 x 1.2 ins)
Ai Weiwei’s Study of Perspective is a series of images all shot between 1995-2003, featuring the artist presenting his middle finger to iconic man made landmarks across the world. While there is initially humour to be seen in the series, the artist is using his locations and subjects as a means of rebelling against and rejecting authority. A study in line with the artists firm beliefs on human rights and the need for reform. Dishwasher safe and packaged in gift box.
Ai Weiwei is an artist and a social activist. His work encompasses diverse fields including fine arts, curating, architecture, and social criticism. Born in Beijing in 1957, he moved to Xinjiang with his family between 1960 and 1976. Subsequently he relocated to the United States in 1981 and lived there until 1993. He currently resides and works in Beijing.