Top 10 Persecuted Artists, From Times Magazine

On Sunday, artist Ai Weiwei — best known for helping design the “Bird’s Nest” Olympic stadium in Beijing — was detained by Chinese authorities as part of a broader crackdown on political dissent. TIME takes a look at prominent artists who …

On Sunday, artist Ai Weiwei — best known for helping design the “Bird’s Nest” Olympic stadium in Beijing — was detained by Chinese authorities as part of a broader crackdown on political dissent. TIME takes a look at prominent artists who have challenged authority

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