Ai Weiwei’s music video against the abuse of state power in China
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Ai Weiwei’s music video against the abuse of state power in China

Chinese contemporary artist Ai Weiwei’s music video for his heavy metal single ‘Dumbass’ criticises the abuses of state power in China. The clip displays the environment of Weiwei’s isolated 81-day detention in 2011, for which the exact model of his cell was recreated. Besides constant surveillance and humiliation the watcher is being exposed to a number of … Continue reading