Ai Weiwei at Alcatraz

 October 2, 2014
Posted by jenn

You may have heard already but just in case you haven’t – Ai Weiwei is having a large exhibit at Alcatraz called @Large. The show opened up to the public on 9/27 and is a must see. Weiwei pushes the boundaries in regards to political prisoners and incarcerations affect of society. The show features seven site specific pieces exploring the mixed history of Alcatraz. The show dives into areas of the prison that have been shut off to the public.

Tickets to the show are about 30.00 and this also includes the audio tour of Alcatraz. It is recommended that you spend at least 3-4 hours for the trip. So you may as well call it a day and pack yourself a snack.
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