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Outspoken artist Ai Weiwei’s invitation to participate in a Chinese museum’s art show rescinded under government pressure

2 months ago
Sky Canaves
i, who now lives in Berlin, had planned to exhibit a sculpture made of rubble from the 2008 Sichuan earthquake at the Yinchuan Biennale in northwest China.
By Sky Canaves
Sky Canaves previously reported for The Wall Street Journal in Beijing and Hong Kong, where she covered media, culture, social issues, and legal affairs, and served as the founding editor and lead writer of the WSJ’s China Real Time site. Prior to becoming a journalist, Sky worked in the China corporate law practice of Baker & McKenzie, and she has also taught journalism and media law at the University of Hong Kong. She speaks Mandarin and has accumulated more than a decade's experience living, studying and working in China.

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