Ai Weiwei is a Chinese dissident artist, who now resides in Germany.
He was arrested and detained for "economic crimes" in 2011, but later released. This page collates DW's latest content related to Ai Weiwei.
The world's most important contemporary art show taking place in Basel, Switzerland, is a strong indicator of trends on the art market. While global crises inspire artists, collectors are jumping on art as an investment.