In ‘Everyday Monuments,’ Ai Weiwei criticizes China behind the veneer of manufactured objects | Culture

Ai Weiwei’s “Zodiac,” 2018, made from LEGO bricks. Courtesy of the artist and HainesGallery. Photo by Adam Reich At a time when authentic political dissidence seems increasingly difficult to achieve in art, with many attempts ringing hollow, Ai Weiwei keeps trying. Throughout his decades-long career, the Beijing-born artist and activist has made a name for … Read more

China moves to steady economic activity

SURGE IN SUPPORT This May 13, 2022 photo shows employees at the workshop of the Anhui Electric Power Transmission and Transformation Co. Ltd. in Hefei, in China’s eastern Anhui province. XINHUA PHOTO BEIJING: China will adopt dozens of growth-stabilizing measures aimed at getting its economy back on track and keeping major economic indicators within a … Read more

Kishida and Biden’s irresponsible remarks on China-related affairs

On Monday, the spokesperson for the Chinese Embassy in Japan expressed dissatisfaction and strong opposition after US and Japanese leaders Joe Biden and Fumio Kishida slammed China-related affairs. hurling unfounded accusations against him and grossly interfering in his internal affairs. “Today’s world is facing changes and a pandemic unprecedented in a century. Solidarity and cooperation … Read more

Joe Biden forges new Asia-Pacific economic partnership with 13 countries

US President Joe Biden announced Monday in Tokyo the launch of a new economic partnership in Asia-Pacific. This Economic Framework for the Indo-Pacific, which brings together 13 first countries, is “doomed” to failure, according to China. It is a project that China sees with a dim view: US President Joe Biden announced, Monday, May 23 … Read more