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Author Ai, Weiwei artist.

Title @Large : Ai Weiwei on Alcatraz / edited by David Spalding.

Publication Info. San Francisco, California : Chronicle Books, 2014.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Non-Fiction    709.2 Ai,W AI    Available
Description 189 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 25 cm
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Note "This book has been published on the occasion of the exhibition @Large: Ai Weiwei on Alcatraz, on view from September 24, 2014 to April 26, 2015."
"Published in asssciation with FOR-SITE Foundation."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Preface / Frank Dean and Greg Moore -- Introduction / Cheryl Haines -- Artist's Statement / Ai Weiwei -- Alcatraz Timeline -- Ai Weiwei @Large on Alcatraz / Maya Kóvskaya -- Universal Declaration of Human Rights -- Artworks. With Wind -- Trace -- Refraction -- Blossom -- Illumination -- Stay Tuned -- Yours Truly -- An Interview with Ai Weiwei / Hans Ulrich Obrist.
Summary "Working from his studio in China, internationally acclaimed artist and activist Ai Weiwei has created a major series of site-specific installations for Alcatraz Island. In this essential catalog, beautiful photographs of the large-scale artworks provide an comprehensive look at this important project, while thought-provoking texts and archival vintage images proffer cultural and historical context"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject Ai, Weiwei -- Exhibitions.
Site-specific installations (Art) -- California -- Alcatraz Island -- Exhibitions.
Alcatraz Island (Calif.) -- History.
Added Author Ai, Weiwei artist, contributor.
Dean, Frank, contributor.
Moore, Greg, contributor.
Haines, Cheryl, contributor.
Kóvskaya, Maya, contributor.
Spalding, David, editor.
Added Title At Large : Ai Weiwei on Alcatraz
Ai Weiwei on Alcatraz
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