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By Lee Ambrozy, Ai Weiwei

Manifestos and conceited proposals from China's most famed artist and activist, culled from his renowned weblog, close down through chinese language specialists in 2009.

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Sigg is on familiar terms with, or at least acquainted with, each and every artist. He has been to the studios or homes of most of these artists, and has held long and deep conversations with them about art and life. There is a strict order and method to Mr. Sigg’s collecting, which is simultaneously meticulous yet vast in scale, deep and richly inspired, rational and passionate. All these factors have made Sigg’s collection of works irreplaceable, the world’s most unique collection of Chinese art.

14 Looking closely at all of this business, each transaction could be in violation of some law or fail to conform to some regulation. This is because, no matter how poor or how ruined C Nation may become, it will never be empty handed.

Those blind people exist quietly and peacefully on this earth. They’ll never know there that somewhere, someone has designed a special walkway just for them, in these blind walkways that stretch across every boulevard and alleyway of the city, connecting every road in China. They will also never know the obstacles or pitfalls that suffuse these paths. Perhaps, if they knew there were walkways for the blind, and attempted to traverse them, their hearts would be filled with warmth, they might go on suspecting once again that those legends about a seeing world are really only unreliable fluff.

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