Friday, 6 March 2009

Format Censorship

From the BJP's blog.

"Last week, we reported that curator Yasmina Reggad was asked to remove a video and photography montage designed by Brazil-based artists collective Cia de Foto because it included sexual imagery. Reggad is curating an exhibition in Derby’s Guildhall gallery as part of the Collectives Encounter project showing during the Format festival, which opens next week.

Read the full story here and the Derby's City Council's response here.

See the offending work here - it's beautiful and touching work.


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