sculpture Grapes spiky cluster of wooden stools Qing Dynasty Ai Weiwei repurposed furniture
sculpture Grapes spiky cluster of wooden stools Qing Dynasty Ai Weiwei repurposed furniture

Wooden Memory

Grapes, a spiky cluster of wooden stools from the Qing Dynasty (1644-1911), is part of Ai Weiwei's repurposed furniture series, meant to prioritize an item's design over its functionality.

POTD 20190715 | Sculpture by Ai Weiwei


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