Ai Weiwei in New York City

Text: Julie Schwietert Collazo
Photo: Francisco Collazo
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Though the artist himself can’t be in New York City–he’s currently being detained indefinitely by the Chinese government–Ai Weiwei’s exhibit, “Circle of Animals……Zodiac Heads,” is on display at the fountain in front of The Plaza on 59th Street and 5th Avenue now through mid-July. Here’s one of the Zodiac Heads:

A related exhibit that documents the “behind-the-scenes” backstory of the “Zodiac Heads” show is at the Arsenal Gallery inside Central Park.