Ai Weiwei

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Yasser Murtaja, who worked with the artists, was shot dead by Israeli sniper fire while covering clashes at the Gaza-Israel border

Nightmarish automated children’s Youtube cartoons, Assassin’s Creed architecture and the Gay Right to the City: what to read this weekend

Japan’s growing number of art festivals tread a precarious path between state-sponsored leisure-culture and soft-power machinery

BY Andrew Maerkle |

New Orleans Museum of Art acquires works from Souls Grown Deep Foundation; Ai Weiwei joins calls for the release of Liu Xiaobo; Lala Rukh has died

Colin Siyuan Chinnery considers the development of China’s non-profit sector and its relationship with the international art scene

BY Colin Siyuan Chinnery |

The Antarctic Biennale suffers an early setback, while Peter Doig prevails in bizarre authentication case

To celebrate frieze’s quarter century, the editors choose 25 key artworks: one for each year of the magazine’s existence

A round-up of the best current shows in the Greek capital

BY Paul Teasdale |

The Smithsonian is set to collaborate with London's V&A Museum and Ai Weiwei signs to a talent agency

James Richards will represent Wales at Venice and Yuri Pattison wins the Frieze Artist Award

Galleria Continua & Tang Contemporary Art, Beijing, China

BY Carol Yinghua Lu |

Martin-Gropius-Bau, Berlin, Germany

BY Colin Siyuan Chinnery |

What sort of artist would Ai Weiwei have been without the Internet and its instruments of social media?

BY Ronald Jones |

Art has a long history of engagement with politics. Does recent so-called socially engaged or political art really effect change?

BY Negar Azimi |

With his current show at the Royal Academy (until 13 December), Ai Weiwei’s answers to the frieze ‘Questionnaire’, from Issue 134, October 2010

Lismore Castle Arts, Lismore, Ireland

BY Jennifer Higgie |

Three Shadows Photography Art Centre, Beijing, China

BY Carol Yinghua Lu |

Various venues, Liverpool, UK

BY Martin Herbert |

What accounts for Ai Weiwei's unique position in the cultural make-up of contemporary China?

BY Carol Yinghua Lu |