Category Archives: censorship


Clever cover design by David Pearson for George Orwell’s 1984 from set of new editions of Orwell’s books. via Creative Review

Posted in books, censorship, design, literature | Leave a comment

Labour Senator Tweets on Athlone Censorship Dispute

Posted in censorship, twitter | Leave a comment

Censorship Attempt at the New Luan Gallery, Athlone

A Fine Gael member of Athlone Town Council is trying to have a state-owned piece of art removed from a public art gallery. The artwork in question Fragments sur les Institutions Républicaines IV  by Shane Cullen features transcripts of messages … Continue reading

Posted in censorship, exhibitions | Leave a comment

Another Reactionary Christian Trying to Censor Art

There is a woman who is suing the Baltic art gallery in Gateshead, England for exhibiting a statue of Jesus with an erection. The Guardian have sensationalised the story slightly with there choice of image which is below: Here is … Continue reading

Posted in censorship | Leave a comment

Update on Kippenberger Hunger Strike

According to the Guardian The Pope has condemed the Martin Kippenberger sculpture which inspired a very stupid Italian public official to go on hunger strike. The Pope has called the work “blasphemous” and the museum are seriously considering removing it! Franz … Continue reading

Posted in censorship | Leave a comment