A still from the Leica promotional video The Hunt. Photo: YouTube

Leica Camera’s advert depicting Tiananmen Square’s ‘Tank Man’ causes uproar from Chinese online

  • Leica draws fire from online commenters and is censored on Chinese social media platform Weibo
  • Spokeswoman says the advert was not an officially sanctioned marketing film commissioned by the company
Topic |   Tiananmen Square crackdown

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A still from the Leica promotional video The Hunt. Photo: YouTube
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Zhou Fengsuo, a former Tiananmen student leader in 1989, unveiling the bust of Liu Xiaobo, Chinese Nobel Peace Prize winner, at the Dox Centre for Contemporary Art in Prague. Photo: EPA-EFE

Bust of Chinese dissident Liu Xiaobo unveiled in Prague to mark 30th anniversary of the 1989 Tiananmen Square massacre

  • Statue introduced at Dox Centre for Contemporary Art as part of joint project with Amnesty International, Art for Amnesty and Humanitarian China
Topic |   Liu Xiaobo

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Zhou Fengsuo, a former Tiananmen student leader in 1989, unveiling the bust of Liu Xiaobo, Chinese Nobel Peace Prize winner, at the Dox Centre for Contemporary Art in Prague. Photo: EPA-EFE
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