Tag: art

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National Galleries Commission Anti-White Video With Public Money

National Galleries Scotland, the National Portrait Gallery, London, and the Heritage Lottery Fund have produced a video in which white people are disparaged as “inbred spawn soon to die out” for an exhibition on ‘Male Gaze’.

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Watch: Cuban Artist ‘El Sexto’ Denounces Communism, Paints at Geneva Summit

The Cuban anti-communist artist Danilo Maldonado, known more commonly by his artistic name “El Sexto,” delivered an address Tuesday to the Geneva Summit for Human Rights and Democracy demanding global action against the Castro regime. Maldonado also practiced his art before the assembled crowd.

Oakland fire warehouse (Eric Risberg / Associated Press)

Resident of Warehouse in Oakland Fire Regrets ‘Burning Man Crowd’

The “Ghost Ship,” the warehouse and artists’ colony where 36 people lost their lives in the Oakland fire last Friday night, was “a serious attempt to bring the Black Oakland culture back into the art scene,” former resident Alexander Doré told Breitbart News. However, that vision was overrun by what Doré referred to as the “Burning Man crowd.”

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Art-Loving Mafia Mobster’s Collection In Italy Show

(AFP) – The prized art collection of a mafia boss, confiscated by Italian police, has gone on show in Calabria in an exhibition billed as a “victory of the state” over organised crime. Two paintings by Spanish great Salvador Dali

Handout pictures obtained via Interpol show Khalid (L) and Ibrahim (R) El Bakraoui, the two Belgian brothers identified as the suicide bombers who struck Brussels

Sick ‘Martyrs’ Art Exhibition Celebrates Brussels And Paris Bombers

(AFP) – A Copenhagen art exhibit planning to portray two of the Brussels suicide bombers and one of the Paris Bataclan attackers as “martyrs” has been reported to police for encouraging terrorism. In an exhibit partly inspired by Tehran’s Martyrs’

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History Rewritten: Museum Conducts Politically Correct Purge Of Art

A leading European art museum has expunged politically incorrect words such as “Negro”, “Indian”, “dwarf” and “Mohammedan” from its entire historical collection.  The cultural cleansing has occurred as the Rijksmuseum, in Amsterdam, and is endorsed by the International Council of

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Swedish Artist Investigated By Police For ‘Refugees Welcome’ Satire

A Swedish artist has been investigated by Danish police after a political stunt calling attention to the dangers of Europe’s porous borders was reported to the authorities. Artist Dan Park had mocked up flyers satirising the now-familiar Refugees Welcome trope, a

Oakland Mural (William Newtom / Flickr / CC / Cropped)

First Amendment: Developers Sue Oakland over Art

Developers are suing the City of Oakland, alleging that it is violating the First and Fifth Amendments by requiring them to pay a percentage of construction projects towards funding public art.

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‘Gay’ Tour Views Vatican Art Through a Warped Lens

For the LGBT tour company appropriately called “Quiiky,” beauty isn’t the only thing in the eye of the beholder. Their homoerotic look at the Vatican Museums purports to discover gay art behind every fig leaf, which seems to reveal more

Resonance (Holly Eskew / Flickr : CC)

Naked Final Exam at UC San Diego Sparks Mom’s Outrage

Arriving naked at a final exam is one of the most common nightmares for students, according to Psychology Today. At the University of California San Diego, however, the naked final exam is a requirement for a class in the visual arts