Ai Weiwei backpacks at Haus der Kunst

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    in his exhibition at the haus der kunst, ai weiwei will show his most recent work ‘remembering’: an installation of 9,000 backpacks, reminiscent of the missing and killed children, that from afar spell out a quote from one of the mothers, who lost her daughter in the earthquake: ‘she lived happily for seven years in this world’.

    1. sevensixfive 47 months ago | reply

      Thanks for posting this photograph under a non-commercial, share-alike, creative commons license. I've used it to illustrate an op-ed piece on Ai Weiwei on Archinect here: archinect.com/features/article/7706563/op-ed-sticks-and-s...

      It's an excellent and moving photograph.

    2. monoculaire 47 months ago | reply

      Cool article.

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