South Korean artist complains of censorship

Hong Seong-dam's work, depicting the president, was pulled from South Korea's international art festival.

    Hong Seong-dam was commissioned to make an installation for the Gwangju Biennale, South Korea’s best-known international art festival.

    But when organisers saw the finished, 10-metre long work, with its unflattering depiction of President Park Geun-hye, they refused to show it.

    Al Jazeera's Harrry Fawcett reports from Seoul. 

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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