Ai Weiwei makes bold statement about the refugee crisis with giant inflatable boat

Controversial Chinese artist Ai Weiwei has unveiled a colossal installation that's a stark reminder of the global refugee crisis.   The human rights activist has brought a 196-foot-long inflatable installation to Sydney’s Cockatoo Island, as one of the cornerstones of this year’s Biennale of Sydney exhibition. SEE ALSO: This fearless artist was lifted by 20,000 balloons for 9 hours Titled Law of the Journey, and sitting inside the large Turbine Hall on the island, the work resembles a colossal black rubber life raft, bulging with hundreds of anonymous human figures wearing life jackets. Image: shannon connellan/mashable Read more...More about Australia, Art, Refugee Crisis, Installation, and Ai Weiwei