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For Chinese artist Ai Weiwei, 'free' is a relative term
For Chinese artist Ai Weiwei, 'free' is a relative term

His largest one-man show opened in Berlin in April, two more exhibits recently debuted in Britain, and his art currently occupies center stage at the Brooklyn Museum. Come September, he unveils an installation on Alcatraz. But that's not all Ai Weiwei has been up to. The Chinese political provocateur and cultural critic has, in the past two months, found himself in the midst of three media storms: two over efforts to censor his name and work from certain exhibits in China, and another over the use of his name and image. It's a blistering pace that would challenge even the freest and most fiery artist. What's astonishing — as the new documentary "Ai Weiwei: The...

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