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‘A masterpiece’: Dissident Chinese artists lament University of Hong Kong’s removal of Tiananmen Massacre statue

by Amber Wang & Holmes Chan Dissident Chinese artists, including Ai Weiwei, have decried a Hong Kong university’s removal of a statue honouring protesters killed at Tiananmen Square, telling AFP that artistic freedoms are evaporating as Beijing tightens control. In the early hours of Thursday, Hong Kong’s oldest university dismantled and removed a statue commemorating democracy protesters killed by Chinese […]