It’s Good Ai Weiwei Was Released. Now, About Those Other Artists…

“Many more dissidents remain behind bars–notably Nobel Peace Prize winner Liu Xiaobo, the disappeared lawyer Gao Zhisheng, journalist and poet Shi Tao and detained activist Ran Yunfei. Human rights watchers cite dozens of activists that have been detained or silenced. Both Ai and the recently released Hu have refused to comment to the press as a condition of their release.”

Source: The Art Newspaper 06/30/11