I admire those who make and support art even when the government and society fight against it.
|Death Seizes a Woman, Käthe Kollwitz|
In 2011, Tears of Gaza, an exhibition of artwork created by Palestinian children, was cancelled by the Oakland Museum of Children's Art. Organizers pulled together and showed the work in a nearby space. The exhibition continued to travel and was shown in San Diego in 2012. (more)
Last September Chinese cultural officials banned over 10 works of art from the SH Contemporary Art Fair. Here's one of the censored artworks by Chi Peng. (more). These artist keep moving forward.
|Artwork by Chi Peng|
I don't know what it feels like to live in a society that doesn't allow me to speak my mind. I hope that if I did I wouldn't let that stop me.
What kind of resistance have you experienced?
How did you keep going?