— by Matthew Cabe: Amid the COVID-19 pandemic and ongoing demonstrations across the U.S. against police brutality, artist Weiming Chen said he worried his own protest would gain little notice or support.

In the end, Chen’s worries proved unwarranted. Between 300 and 400 activists trekked to Yermo in the Mojave Desert on Saturday for the unveiling of his latest sculpture, “Liberate Hong Kong,” erected on the grounds of Liberty Sculpture Park near Interstate 15…

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