Andy Warhol, Shara Hughes and Chinese artists Chen Wei, Nabuqi among highlights of Shanghai’s November art season, but shadow of censorship looms

//Andy Warhol, Shara Hughes and Chinese artists Chen Wei, Nabuqi among highlights of Shanghai’s November art season, but shadow of censorship looms

Andy Warhol, Shara Hughes and Chinese artists Chen Wei, Nabuqi among highlights of Shanghai’s November art season, but shadow of censorship looms

Shanghai’s November art season, centred on the massive art fairs Art021 and West Bund Art & Design, set off an annual explosion of hundreds of art events around the city last week.The main fairs, back to full capacity despite mainland China’s continuing restrictions on overseas arrivals, reported healthy sales, albeit lacking quite the exuberance of last year’s post-lockdown editions.There was unease caused by intensified government censorship at the fairs, according to some galleries…

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