the refugee crisis
ai weiwei: “i’m trying to create something that can be more relevant to our lives than art”
As he opens four new shows in four galleries across New York City, the Chinese art icon talks to i-D about the difficulty of making art about the refugee crisis, why he isn’t afraid of failure, and U.S. politics.
on the migrant trail: documenting the search for a better life
'Foreigner: Migration Into Europe,' is a photographic response to the sensationalist and alarmist imagery coming out of Europe’s refugee crisis. Turning the photographer’s lens into an instrument of compassion, it records the stories of the people...
olafur eliasson: art is real
As the artist releases a new retrospective book collating 20 years of his work, he casts an eye back across his career and discusses everything from the refugee crisis to bridge building.