Gawker Heroes 2013: Ai Weiwei, Missing in Plain Sight

The graffiti appeared on a construction barrier in May. It met with none of the intensity of interest that the summer's big international street-artistry event would. Of course it was not done by the artist himself: It was the stenciled bearded visage of the artist Ai Weiwei with the caption, in stencil and dripping… » 12/31/13 10:27am 12/31/13 10:27am