tirsdag 2. februar 2016

Chinese artist Ai Weiwei poses as drowned Syrian refugee

Chinese artist and activist Ai Weiwei has recreated the image of drowned Syrian toddler Alan Kurdi that provoked fierce debate last year about the plight of refugees. Kurdi's body washed up in Turkey after the boat carrying his family capsized. The photograph of Ai Wewei recreating the boy's lifeless pose was taken on the Greek island of Lesbos, where the artist has set up a studio. Read more