10 June 2015

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Photos: Ai Weiwei And Jacob Applebaum Stuff Panda Toys With N.S.A. Documents

Rhizome, the non-profit organisation affiliated with the New Museum has bought together two of the world’s most famous dissidents for a single art project. Chinese artist and activist Ai Weiwei, who is still unable to leave his home country since 2011, has joined forces with Jacob Applebaum, a computer security researcher and hacker who has […]

28 April 2015

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Ai Weiwei Teams Up With Wikileaks Activist Jacob Appelbaum For Collaboration

Jacob Appelbaum the notable Wikileaks and Tor Project activist has traveled to Beijing for five days to take part in a collaboration with dissident artist Ai Weiwei, at the invitation of art-meets-tech organization Rhizome, on the occasion of the seventh Seven on Seven conference at the New Museum. Director Laura Poitras, whose portrait of Edward Snowden won the 2015 Academy […]