Ai WeiWei quote “there is always going to be some …” « Oregon College of Art and Craft Library


 

Ai WeiWei quote “there is always going to be some …” « Oregon College of Art and Craft Library.

AI: There is always going to be some limitation, good or bad. Under any kind of regulation, an artist can always find his creative space. Creativity itself grows out of a restricted condition. I don’t regard limitation strictly as a negative. When one is denied an immediate sharing of artwork and public commentary, the silence voice becomes another kind of creative form. Silence itself has its own critical force” (67-68).