Ampersand contributor Guo Jian speaks about the Chinese Government’s crackdown on artists

The Chinese Government’s crackdown on artists creating work deemed too controversial or critical are experiencing further heat from police.

In late June, Ampersand contributor Guo Jian spoke to both the New York Times and CNN about the situation in Beijing and how his art threatens the regime.

New York Times article
June 22, 2011

CNN newsreport (video)
June 26, 2011

Guo’s website.

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