Hermann Nitsch Performance Sees Protests Over Slaughter of Bull

April 20th, 2017

Hermann Nitsch, via Art NewspaperAnimal rights protestors in Australia are calling for the cancellation of a Hermann Nitsch performance in Tasmania, which calls for the slaughtering of a bull before the performance.  The protesting group, Animal Liberation Tasmania, says the work “trivializes the slaughter of animals for human usage, and condemns a sentient being to death in the pursuit of artistic endeavors.”

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