Andy Warhol’s Mao Images Excluded from Exhibition by China’s Ministry of Culture

December 17th, 2012

Warhol-Mao-via CornellThe images of Chairman Mao in the largest travelling exhibition of Andy Warhol’s work will be banned from going on public display in China. The show, a two-year tour across Asia that commemorates the 25th anniversary of the artist’s death, is comprised of around 300 works across a variety of media. Among them are the iconic Soup cans, Jackie Kennedy and Marilyn Monroe images, alongside 10 Mao paintings.Read the article via Bloomberg