Tag Archives: Russian Protest Art

Scrotum Patrol: Who is this Peter Pavlensky?

So, we have to hand it to Peter Pavlensky. Yesterday, he gave the international coverage of the Russian art world some of its best headlines yet when he nailed his testicles to the ground in Red Square, as a vivid … Continue reading

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The Elections spawn a new type of Protest Art in Russia

Last Wednesday, as part of a series of conversations sponsored by artist residency Dar al-Ma’mûn, visitors to the Marrakech Biennale gathered for “A Spring of Images?,” a panel hosted by Dar al-Ma’mûn’s Omar Berrada that featured WJT Mitchell and Rasha Salti … Continue reading

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