April 3rd, 2007


nude chocolate Jesus

the latest art uproar

I don't find the sculpture offensive, since chocolate is a not-uncommon medium for sculpture and Jesus was most likely crucified naked, since that was the usual Roman m.o. He was shamed in addition to just (!) being murdered in a horribly painful way.

My favorite part about this whole thing is that the article ends with this immortal line:

"The artist, Cosimo Cavallaro, whose other projects have included covering a house in five tons of cheese and setting fire to a grand piano, was also not immediately reachable."
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