"Artistic and creative expression is a part of the freedom of expression and artists must be protected against censorship and any form of pressure or intimidation."
Manifesto on the Freedom of Expression of the Arts and Culture
"The power of artistic expression to communicate and open up for new perspectives and ideas makes the artist, artistic mobility and artistic freedom strategic resources for society."
"Human Rights are indivisible. Freedom of expression is a core human right;"
A digital #exhibition organised by the Council of Europe featuring works of
art from participating States to promote the importance of freedom of artistic
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