Asia: China: Artist Ai Weiwei Fights Back
Ai Weiwei said Friday that he had filed a lawsuit with two courts against the Beijing tax authorities for violating his rights in bringing a tax case against him.
Profile Stacked, a sculpture of 760 stacked bicycles by Ai Weiwei
Ai Weiwei was once the favoured artist of the authorities in China. That changed when Ai spoke out about perceived corruption which the current regime allows.
China dissident Ai Weiwei basks in his relative liberty
Artist Ai Weiwei, who lay low for a year after his detention, is seemingly everywhere at once, at least abroad. At home he remains confined and largely silent. But he's not complaining. BEIJING — Ai Weiwei is out of the box.
Asia: China: Dissident Artist Rejects Fines
Ai Weiwei, the persecuted artist and critic of the Chinese Communist Party, said Thursday that he would not pay taxes and penalties that the government said he owed.
Asia: China: Court Upholds Artist’s Fine
A Chinese court upheld a $2.4 million tax evasion fine against China’s most famous dissident, Ai Weiwei, on Thursday.
China's Ai Weiwei threatened with bigamy, pornography charges
BEIJING - Chinese police told dissident artist Ai Weiwei on Thursday he could face bigamy and pornography charges and barred him from travel, despite lifting strict bail conditions imposed after his detention.
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