Ai Weiwei Addresses The Refugee Crisis With His Latest Art Installation

Ai Weiwei Addresses The Refugee Crisis With His Latest Art Installation
Design

The piece uses 1,005 life jackets to form a lotus-like pattern on a pool of water

Marielle Castillo
  • 21 july 2016

In spite of mounting criticism, Chinese artist and activist Ai Weiwei continues to address the refugee crisis through his work with F Lotus, an installation composed of 1,005 life jackets worn by refugees as a centerpiece to his first solo exhibition in Austria.

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