Israel Museum | For Ai Weiwei, Trump is a brand for global trend toward hate

For Ai Weiwei, Trump is a brand for global trend toward hate

The Chinese artist thinks that Trump reflects an "old" way of thinking that chooses hatred and division over understanding.

June 4, 2017 8:00 AM (UTC+8)
Chinese artist Ai Weiwei walks at the Israel Museum in Jerusalem on the eve of the opening of his new exhibition "Maybe, Maybe Not" at the Israel Museum in Jerusalem on June 1, 2017.  Photo: Thomas Codex/AFP
Chinese artist Ai Weiwei walks at the Israel Museum in Jerusalem on the eve of the opening of his new exhibition "Maybe, Maybe Not" at the Israel Museum in Jerusalem on June 1, 2017. Photo: Thomas Codex/AFP