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Everything is Awesome – Largest Lego Artwork by Ai Weiwei at the Design Museum

In advance of his first ever design-focused exhibition, opening in April 2023, the Design Museum, London has unveiled a major new work by celebrated global artist Ai Weiwei – and it’s constructed entirely of Lego. The work, a recreation of one the most famous paintings by French Impressionist Claude Monet, is the largest Lego artwork Ai Weiwei has ever made. Titled Water Lilies #1, the work is over 15m in length and will span the...

Ai Weiwei Among International Artists in ‘Art of Wishes’ Gala

Non-profit organisation Make-A-Wish Foundation is to hold a charity auction showcasing artwork from more than 20 international artists. The Art of Wishes Gala is to be held in the Royal Horticultural Halls in London on the 1st October and hosted by Make-A-Wish supporter and comedian David Walliams. The independent charity grants the wishes of critically ill children and supports their families in times of hardship and difficulty. See Also: Classic Marilyn Monroe Photographs for Online...

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