A photograph of Lin Yilin's Shark Proof Web, in which he swims in a pool covered with pages of Hong Kong's Basic Law.

Censorship and ravages of time weigh on Guangzhou art group’s playful retrospective

For 25 years, Big Tail Elephants collective has used candid humour to explore Guangdong capital’s social and physical changes, but surveillance state’s heavy hand has squeezed the space for expression they once enjoyed

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A photograph of Lin Yilin's Shark Proof Web, in which he swims in a pool covered with pages of Hong Kong's Basic Law.
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