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Piece Criticizing Mainland China Removed From Public View in Hong Kong

A politically charged art installation in Hong Kong has been cancelled amid allegations the artists misled the curator and a public arts council.

The work counted down the time until the “basic law,” which makes the city a “special administrative region,” with some independence from mainland China, expires, in 2047. 282 more words


Charlie Hebdo Memorial Exhibit in Tel Aviv Allegedly Censored

Updated:  An exhibition in Tel Aviv honoring the victims of the January 7, 2015 attacks on French satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo and featuring imagery of the Prophet Muhammad was allegedly censored, according to news reports. 452 more words


Ceci n'est pas une Nipple

The topic of censorship has come up for me recently. Let’s just say that a nude I did with her boobies showing, combined with the phrases ” it is very inappropriate” and “families read this publication” happened. 749 more words


censorship, sex and psychedelics - Jean Francois Painchaud

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Your work became viral after it was banned on Facebook. Did Facebook inadvertently do you a favour? 
In a way, yes. 265 more words

Frontlines Press

New age of censorship? Is this a real dilemma? The destruction of art!

I was made to think quite hard yesterday when I was reading an article about the 72 year old artist Graham Overden.

Overden is a quality artist who has work displayed in the Tate and other galleries. 529 more words


Fuck the boats, we need to stop Tyler, the Creator

First things first, I don’t give a shit that Tyler, the Creator isn’t coming to Australia any more. I’m not a fan and I wasn’t going to see him. 907 more words


Nothing to See Here: Controversial Art/Talk Nixed at NY's Jewish Heritage Museum

“I knew for sure there was trouble,” said artist Omer Golan when he first glimpsed the “update” email from the Museum of Jewish Heritage in his inbox about three weeks ago. 1,023 more words