Censorship

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Peter Meijer called the performers ‘special souls’ who needed to be ‘protected’

BY Frieze News Desk | 02 SEP 19

The closure of part of the 2019 Aichi Triennale reflects a broader climate of aggression, censorship and nationalist revisionism 

BY Andrew Maerkle | 15 AUG 19

Index on Censorship has launched an initiative to help artists navigate draconian limits on free-speech

BY Chris Sharratt | 02 JUL 19
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Social media giant to meet with activists demanding end to artistic censorship

BY Frieze News Desk | 06 JUN 19

Is censoring art the solution to divisive politics? Art historian Susanne von Falkenhausen doesn’t think so

BY Susanne von Falkenhausen | 15 MAR 19
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The artist alleges that the Cities of Love franchise cut his section to avoid upsetting the Chinese government ahead of a planned project in Shanghai 

BY Frieze News Desk | 21 FEB 19
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Bruguera was one of a number of artists protesting the controversial Decree 349 which critics say will censor and limit artistic freedom

04 DEC 18
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An essay by the respected Professor Norman Geras has been flagged by the University of Reading as ‘sensitive’ under UK’s Counter-Terrorism scheme

12 NOV 18
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In further news: MoMA reaches contract agreement with staff; man hospitalized after falling into Anish Kapoor installation

21 AUG 18
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‘It’s ridiculous. It’s Picasso’: social media platform to review nudity policy after blocking Montreal Museum of Fine Arts ads

08 AUG 18
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Belgian museums are protesting the social media platform’s inability to distinguish the Flemish master’s Baroque nudes from pornography

24 JUL 18
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Josephine Meckseper’s paint-spattered flag was the last installment in Creative Time’s ‘Pledges of Allegiance’ series of protest banners

13 JUL 18
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Photographer Dragana Jurisic says her account was deactivated after she uploaded an artwork depicting a partially naked woman

15 MAY 18

Our culture is terrified of sexually-awakened girls – controlling the way we look at Thérèse Dreaming would erase an interior life

BY Lauren Elkin | 19 DEC 17

Where the fight against reactionary conservative activism in Brazil stands ahead of the 2018 presidential elections

BY Daniel Steegmann Mangrané | 18 DEC 17
Culture Digest

The problem with Apu, time-travelling with the sari and the Instagrammable moment’s predecessor: what to read this weekend

24 NOV 17

Recent instances of censorship show an emboldened far right attacking the arts, queer identity and more: artists, curators and writers respond

20 NOV 17
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Artforum co-publisher Knight Landesman accused of sexual misconduct; editor Michelle Kuo resigns; Brazilian artists protest censorship

27 OCT 17
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Hobart’s Museum of Old and New Art announces major expansion plans; Hepworth Wakefield named UK museum of the year

07 JUL 17
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Prix Net Art Award winners announced; the Art Fund calls for reform of the UK export system

21 FEB 17