Marina Abramovic’s “Scream” Tribute

August 23rd, 2013

Marina AbramovicA flash mob in Oslo, led by artist Marina Abramovic was shut down this week, following noise complaints.  The performance, done in tribute to painter Edvard Munch, involved a group of over 300 participants “releasing their emotions by screaming,” as Abramovic said.  The sound startled several local residents, who in turn called the police.  “We received four or five  reports,” said police spokesperson Ola Kroken. “But now it’s over.”

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