Censorship

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

By Frieze News Desk

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

By Andrew Maerkle

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

By Chris Sharratt

Social media giant to meet with activists demanding end to artistic censorship

By Frieze News Desk

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

By Susanne von Falkenhausen

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

Bruguera was one of a number of artists protesting the controversial Decree 349 which critics say will censor and limit artistic freedom

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

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

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

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

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