Artist decries removal of LGBT activist photos from Penang exhibition

Susan Loone

Modified 10 Aug 2018, 7:49 am

An artist has called the decision to remove his photographs of LGBT activists Nisha Ayub and Pang Khee Teik from the month-long "Stripes and Strokes" exhibit in Penang "disappointing".

KL-based Mooreyameen Mohamad lamented the removal, as the exhibit – held in conjunction with the annual George Town Festival – is about Merdeka, the Malaysian flag and diversity.

"For these two individuals to be singled out, it is disappointing," he told Malaysiakini...

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