Man climbs Ai Weiwei's Forever Bicycles installation

A man was taken into custody after climbing to the top of Chinese artist and activist Ai Weiwei's Forever Bicycles installation in Toronto today.

A man was taken into custody after climbing to the top of Chinese artist and activist Ai Weiwei’s Forever Bicycles installation in Toronto today.

The art installation, put in place as the centre of this year’s Nuit Blanche festivities, is a sculpture of 3,144 interconnected bicycles.

The man climbed the immense structure at Nathan Philips Square Sunday afternoon, forcing officials to cordon off the area.

No injuries were reported and the man was taken into custody.

The installation will remain at city hall until Oct. 27.

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