Censorship

Artist who tested limits of freedom of expression in Cuba warned off Havana Biennial

Tania Bruguera plans to challenge back-to-back detentions in Cuban Courts

Published online: 05 January 2015

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Curator removes intimate images from Paris gallery after threats received

Exhibition featuring Diane Ducruet's work part of month-long photography festival

Published online: 05 November 2014

Thatcher film postponed after Tories object

Blackpool gallery funded by local council delays show in run up to elections

Published online: 17 October 2014

Gwangju Biennial president resigns in censorship row

Work depicting South Korean president assailed by the families of ferry disaster victims removed under pressure from local government

Published online: 20 August 2014

Russian culture minister Medinsky in censorship row

A culture ministry document that aims to impose social “norms” on the arts has attracted widespread criticism

Published online: 20 August 2014

Secretive North Korean artist’s show cancelled in Beijing

Sun Mu’s controversial political works inspired by propaganda imagery may have been censored

Published online: 19 August 2014

 

Protesting Russian artist feels the pain

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Strong stuff at the IOC

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