#AiWeiwei Book Release Party

Museum of Contemporary Photography, 600 S Michigan Ave, Chicago, IL 60605

#AiWeiwei Book Release Party

Celebrate the book release of #AiWeiwei

Enjoy a last look at the exhibition, hear remarks from MoCP executive director Natasha Egan, and purchase the book on Ai Weiwei's first Chicago-based solo exhibition.

To celebrate the closing of this historic exhibition, the MoCP is releasing #AiWeiwei, the ultimate companion book to the exhibition. The publication features an interview with Ai Weiwei by MoCP executive director Natasha Egan and essays by lecturer Liz McQuiston and art historian John Tancock, and showcases the thirteen photographic and video works in the exhibition.

 

Image credit: Illumination, 2009

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