Back in May, the world met Ai Weiwei's mother, Gao Ying, when she traveled to the Venice Biennale in place of her son, who is prohibited from leaving China. Ai Weiwei's poet father Ai Qing, on the other hand, was as equally famous as his activist-artist son. Here's a photo of Ai Qing, who passed away in 1996, and Ai Weiwei when the famous dissident was but a kid.