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Maarten Baas

The Empty Chair by Maarten Baas for Amnesty International - Featured Image

The Empty Chair by Maarten Baas for Amnesty International

Amnesty International invited Dutch designer Maarten Baas to design a piece to support their campaign against the increased suppression of writers, journalists, artists and activists. Mr Baas created 5-meter tall “The Empty Chair” in honor of Chinese Nobel Peace Prize winner Liu Xiaobo, who was not able to accept the prize in person. This piece…