Ai Weiwei does Gangnam Style

The outspoken Chinese art star mimics South Korean rapper Psy's worldwide hit video
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Ai Weiwei
Ai Weiwei

Social networks around the world have been sent a flutter by news of a new work by art megastar Ai Weiwei. But this isn't a sculpture, installation or piece of architecture. In fact, it's an exuberant remake of the video to South Korean rapper Psy's worldwide hit Gangnam Style.

We all know the moves by now – the invisible horse ride followed quickly by the invisible lasso – but who imagined the great Chinese sculptor, photographer and political activist knew them too?

You can watch the video here. And tell us whether you think this is a good or bad move by Ai Weiwei on our Facebook page. 


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