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Recently released from detention, the artist Zhao Zhao is channelling his experience into his work.
On 27 September, the Chinese courts rejected Ai’s second appeal against a £1.5m fine for tax evasion. Here, his legal team sets out the facts of a case riddled with corruption and secrecy.
When Yang Jisheng’s father died from starvation in 1959, he thought it was an isolated tragedy. Years later, he learned the truth about the Great Famine.
Chinese media organizations are riddled with informers who report directly to the government – only a minority of journalists are brave enough to fight the system.
The Chinese government hires people to distort or deflect conversations on the web. Ai Weiwei persuades an “online commentator” to tell all.
In a remote corner of Tibet, life goes on as it did a thousand years ago, far from the transformation boom taking place in China's sprawling cities
Four rising stars of Chinese photography give a glimpse into the country's youth culture and fashion scene.
China's architecture has transformed over the past decade, but at what cost?
Rocking against repression.
Zhu Rikun, a leading light of independent Chinese film, on its troubled future.
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