Art as resistance at Hong Kong’s anti-government protests: photo essay

Non-violent but not always legal, creative resistance in its diverse forms have become a staple of Hong Kong’s anti-government protests in 2019.

Protesters have resorted to a diversity of demonstration methods over the last seven months, with creative forms such as graffiti gaining popularity throughout the city.

Harbour Times photojournalists have captured many of the messages and images sprayed, postered, and even splattered throughout Hong Kong.

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the author

Jasmine Lee is writer, commentator, and journalist. She graduated from McGill University where she took numerous opportunities to study and work around the world. Her specific areas of interest include media studies and human rights.