Artist: AdeY

Medium: Photography

Censored By: Instagram

When? September, 2018

Was there notification of removal and if so was a reason given?

Yes I received a notification stating that the content was removed for displaying sexual activity. 
 
Was there the opportunity to appeal? If so, did you appeal and what was the response?
 
There was no opportunity to appeal!
 
What, if any, are the consequences of the removal for you? Please give details?
 
Between 2017 and 2019 my Instagram account was removed and reinstated 9 times alongside many images that were removed from he platform permanently. 
 

Comments:

My letter to Instagram – adey.co/dear-instagram
 
I thought you would like these posts from my show The Censored Exhibition at The Finnish Museum of Photography which had interactive elements in protest to social media censorship. 
 
 
 

 

Artist Website: adey.co

Artist Instagram: @__adey__