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Free Tibet

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Tibet was an ancient country, the size of western Europe when it was invaded by the People’s Liberation Army. A place with a unique culture, history and identity, Tibet has been changed dramatically by the Chinese invasion. This has not only claimed many lives and cost its people the freedom to practice their culture, religion and language as they wish, but has also seen a calculated process put into place by which Tibetan culture is gradually and finally eradicated.

Free Tibet stands for the right of Tibetans to determine their own future. In this piece I have created an abstract type treatment using these meaningful words. It is a colourful yet powerful artwork to demonstrate the campaign. It is about an end to the Chinese occupation of Tibet and for the fundamental human rights of Tibetans to be respected. Hopefully it might strike a chord and make people aware of the issues surrounding Tibet and its culture.

This will also be featured in the DATA book.
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zhangxin1024Hobbyist Filmographer
呵呵呵呵呵呵呵呵呵呵呵呵呵呵
qVVerty456's avatar
please ignore my posts here. i was being a dumbass and confused some other things ive learned with this issue. i apologize.
qVVerty456's avatar
china took away these practices because loads of people were dying from them.
giving tibet back would mean to continue countless Innocent lives to die.
you certainly dont know the whole story.

If you think that people should die for no reason, i respect your thoughts.
Your ignorance is caused by propaganda, so i dont blame you. Just don't believe everything you hear on the news please.
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oh and btw, dhondup wangchen is In one of those LAOGAIs i mentioned.

Laogais are labor camps where prisoners work for no pay and in horrible conditions (Slave labor essentially). These Laogais are where quite a few of the 'made in china' products are created.
if you want to see a Short documentary on LAOGAI go here:
[link]
richieward's avatar
what practices are you talking about? and what do you mean giving tibet back would lead to death of "countless innocent lives" ??

tibetans inside and outside tibet have been fighting for their rights and freedom through peaceful protests for over 50 years. are you saying that all the tibetans that are being tortured in LAOGAI and all the recent self immolations are lies?? are you saying that tibetans all over the world want tibet back so that they can kill themselves??

Dhondup Wangchen a tibetan filmmaker has been in prison (since 2008) for filming the opinions of tibetans inside tibet.

please elaborate on how supporting a free tibet through non-violence means supporting death of people "for no reason" ??
stop spreading your lies, filth and propaganda on the internet please.
qVVerty456's avatar
i was really stressed about my life so i was venting out my anger i guess? i dont know why i said what i said.. i think i was a little drunk haha. sorry if i offended you or anyone.
but im just going to put this out there, dont believe everything you hear on the news.
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DygeraHobbyist Traditional Artist
awesome colors. could you make a tutorial about this please?^^
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2EpicVacencyHobbyist General Artist
Awsome holy ****
CraqsPT's avatar
Very Good ;)
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Fudgee0Hobbyist Photographer
wow awesome. freee tibet! :clap:
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ExquisionProfessional Digital Artist
Amazing artist FAV+ :d
samjanssen's avatar
Nice ! good concept
VanessaWang's avatar
I'M CHINESE AND I THINK TIBET SHOULD BE FREED!
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KarintaStudent General Artist
Yesssss!
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KeeganSelzlerProfessional General Artist
LOVE!
kunganyija's avatar
this picture is very fresh.
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KID9Professional General Artist
beautiful work. i used this as inspiration for a poster design.
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blu-slugHobbyist Interface Designer
really nice colors, +fav
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Pro--DesignerHobbyist Interface Designer
dudu this is just sickkk..
amazing
shennka's avatar
make a wallpaper ;] it's awesome!
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Itaty Photographer
love it! awesome colors!!!
Hierakonopolis's avatar
Awesome...FREE TIBET!
Ohh...and by the way nice work...:)
Pemsi's avatar
Wow im very happy to see people support Tibet and know some of its history because im Tibetan myself.

Great work btw
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