Anish Kapoor and Ai Weiwei walk for refugees, London, UK 17 Sep 2015.
Ai Weiwei doing interviews (in front of his Trees) before leaving the Royal Academy in a media scrummage - Anish Kapoor and Ai Weiwei go for a walk in London - The two artists have joined hands to walk out of London on Thursday. Each will carry a single blanket as a symbol of the need that faces 60 million refugees in the world today. The Artists have said that they welcome Londoners to join them along their route and ask that Londoners too bring a blanket in gesture of support. The artists will repeat this action in cities across the world over the next few months. The walk started at 10am on Thursday 17th September, at the Royal Academy of Arts passed: Piccadilly Circus; Trafalgar Square; Whitehall; St Paul’s Cathedral; Bank and ended up at Stratford.Add to Lightbox Download