Tag : Ai Weiwei

Peking Duck

Peking Duck

First published in The Guardian, 22 August 2012.   I have done a couple of cartoons on Ai Weiwei and in neither is he depicted or mentioned. The Chinese government were no doubt hoping for something similar when they abducted and effectively disappeared him in 2011. For a number of years he had been using his […]

Everybody Dance Now

Everybody Dance Now

First published in The Guardian, 28 November, 2012. This cartoon was amazingly topical at the time but as events fade into the distance I realise it could benefit from an explanation.   Background:  The Gangnam Style video, by the South Korean singer Psy, is the most viewed in the history of Youtube.   The song and its video spawned many parodies. […]

Ai Weiwei

Ai Weiwei

First published in The Guardian, 22 August 2012