The department of Ai Weiwei
Posted by Jeremy Goldkorn on Tuesday, May 25, 2010 at 1:03 PM
By Chris Gill, see his website for more art
Artist and reformed journalist Chris Gill, known to Chinese art collectors as Li Yunfei (李云飞), is the man behind the Shanghai Eye website. He has published a recording of an interview with Ai Weiwei.
During the interview, Gill introduces Ai to Twitter, apparently for the first time. Ai is now China's most famous and probably most active Twitter user.
The interview was recorded on March 8, 2009 at 9am in Beijing. Ai joined Twitter on May 31, 2009.
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