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In late spring of 2014, Creative Time presented the first large-scale public project by Kara Walker, one of the most important artists of our era. Sited in the sprawling industrial relics of Brooklyn’s legendary Domino Sugar Factory.
A bronze rabbit nestled in the ear of the recently unveiled Nelson Mandela statue has angered the South African Government, which has ordered sculptors to remove the animal and “restore the statue back to dignity”.
Pope Francis blessing a Homeless jesus statue, delivered to him last November
Photo: The Higher Learning
ARTNET NEWS: A controversial sculpture titled Homeless Jesus, which depicts Jesus sleeping on a park bench, is to be erected in Austin, Texas, USA Today reports. Bronze casts of the sculpture have already been placed in several US cities including Chicago, Phoenix, Davidson, NC, Knoxville, TN, and Charleston, WV.