China Censors Andy Warhol Art Exhibition
The 25th anniversary of Andy Warhol's death inspired the Andy Warhol Museum in Pittsburgh to initiate a traveling exhibition presenting 300 art pieces. Currently, all of them can be seen in Hongkong. But soon, China is to be visited with Shanghai and Peking as locations.
However, 10 pictures will be omitted from the exhibition in these two cities. They show the former president of the Republic of China, Mao Zedong. Even though the pictures can hardly be connected to a controversy of any sort, the Chinese government deemed them as politically delicaty. It shouldn't be expected that the reason behind this is some sort of tentative attempt to show a bit of shame about the bad sides of the dictator. It's more likely to assume that the government wanted to avoid any kind of arising discussions about Mao himself. But hey, canned soup can also ignite some conversation.
Nov 12, 2019 Star Wars (1977-1983) in 4K - with new changes
Sep 18, 2019 Midsommar - Director's Cut Exclusively on AppleTV?
Sep 18, 2019 Vikings: Season 5.2 - Extended Cut on Blu-ray
Sep 16, 2019 Stephen King's IT: Director Teases Supercut
Sep 16, 2019 Spider-Man: Far From Home - No Extended Cut
Sep 16, 2019 Irreversible - Scandal Film Gets a Straight Cut
Aug 31, 2019 RoboCop: Arrow Video Limited Edition with 3 Cuts
Aug 22, 2019 John Rambo: UHD With Extended & Theatrical Cut
Aug 22, 2019 Super Mario Bros. - Is a Director's Cut Possible?
Aug 19, 2019 Birds of Prey Gets Re-Shoots For New Action Scenes