Tate   Shop Books Artist books, signed & limited editions Ai Weiwei : Spatial Matters

Skip to content

Ai Weiwei : Spatial Matters

by Ai Weiwei
Ai Weiwei : Spatial Matters
Rollover image above to zoom |

item code: 14230

Widely considered to be one of the most significant cultural figures of his generation in China and internationally, Ai Weiwei successfully occupies multiple roles as a conceptual artist, architect, curator, designer, film-maker, publisher and activist.

Using a variety of formal languages with both traditional and innovative methods of production, Ai links the past with the present and explores the geopolitical, economic and cultural realities affecting the world with humour and compassion.

This book, published in association with the artist, draws on the full breadth of Ai weiwei’s architectural, installation and activist work, including drawings and plans from a huge range of international projects, with particular emphasis on his use of space.

The publication will also include excerpts from his blog and a wide selection of essays by leading critics, art-historians, as well as interviews with the artist.

More Ai Wei Wei books published by the Tate are available in kindle editions

  • Artist Ai Weiwei
  • Pages 512pp
  • Number of illustrations 450 colour illustrations
  • Dimensions 245 x 212mm
  • Paperback yes
  • Publisher Tate Publishing
  • ISBN No. 9781849761444
Show moreless

Standard courier delivery

You should receive your order within:

3-5 working days for UK
5-7 working days for Europe, USA, Canada, Fast East and Australasia
7-10 working days for the rest of the world

Custom prints

We aim to deliver custom prints within 14 days. As each print is individually made they take a little longer to prepare. Orders will be dispatched separately from any other item you might order from Tate Online Shop.

Delivery prices

Free standard delivery for orders over £50 (excluding certain limited editions).
For orders under £50
Standard UK delivery £3.60.
Custom prints UK £7.50
Insured UK courier £25
Certain limited editions may have higher delivery charges due to their size and value.
For delivery costs for other countries and more information on delivery click here.

Refunds & returns

Tate Online Shop want you to be totally satisfied with your purchase. If for any reason you are not entirely happy with your order – whether you have changed your mind or we have made a mistake – then please contact our Customer Service team by email at shop.online@tate.org.uk or by phone on +44 (0)20 7887 8869 (Monday – Friday, 9.00–17.30).

For more information on refunds & returns click here.

Customer Service: +44 (0)20 7887 8869
We accept Maestro, Visa, Mastercard, Delta and Solo
Every purchase supports Tate