Sculpture Pulled from FIAC Sculpture Show Over Explicit Content

October 4th, 2017

Atelier Van Lieshout's Domestikator in 2015, via Art NewspaperA sexually-explicit sculpture by Dutch art and design collective Atelier Van Lieshout has been pulled from the FIAC sculpture show in Paris’s Tuileries Gardens, the Art Newspaper reports. “Online commentaries point out this work has a brutal aspect; it risks being misunderstood by visitors to the gardens,” says Jean-Luc Martinez, the director of the Louvre.

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