Add to favorite
 
Subscribe to our Newsletters Subscribe to our Newsletters Get Daily Updates RSS

Artist Sued for Russophobia
8.05.2008 13:18
Artist Sued for Russophobia
Chimera of Mysterious Russian Soul

Over a hundred Russian nationalists have sued against the modern Russian artist Lena Hades. A pretext for that is her two well-known paintings, namely Welcome to Russia (1999) and Chimera of Mysterious Russian Soul (1996) and one post in an anti-fascist weblog.
      
      Members of various nationalistic groups and parties insulted by these works have launched a big campaign in Live Journal and on nationalistic forums and filed more than a hundred private petitions for commencement of the artists prosecution.
      
      The initiators of this campaign do not conceal their intentions to churn out such cases. Here is what they claim, for example: I see that nobody gives a damn about Lena Hades herself, the point is to create the biggest possible number of precedents for prosecuting for russophobia.
      
      Lots of Russian artists and sensible people stand up for Lena Hades with her talented satirical works.
      
      Source: gif.ru


Tags:      

Next Previous


You might also find interesting:

National Library of Russia to Display Unique Funds for Year of Japan in Russia
15.01.2018
Cosplay and Comics Festival Kicks off in Yekaterinburg
06.11.2017
Bestiary 2018 - Exhibition of Contemporary Animal Artists
10.08.2018
Free Exhibitions at Tretyakov Gallery: on Mystery of Sviyazhsk Town and Soviet Artist
06.04.2018
St. Valentines Day High in Ostankino TV Tower
14.02.2018







Comment on our site


RSS   twitter   facebook   submit

Bookmark and Share

-8

search on the map
TAGS:
Mikhail Bulgakov  Air Transport   Russian Premier League  Zakamensk  Tilda Swinton  RockestraLive  Nina Niss-Goldman  Karymsky Volcano  Duty Free  Gatchina  credit cards  Krasnoyarsk Krai  Ryazan  Russian souvenirs  Theatre Festivals  the Bolshoi Theatre  Russian theatre  Cancer  Moscow  Mariinsky theatre  Russian Museum  AvtoVAZ   Moscow Museums  Russian Cinema  Russian tourism  double-decker passenger train   Exhibitions in Moscow  Russian designers  Russian business  Russian history  Archeology  train tickets Russia FIFA  Russian regions  Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia  Russian academy of sciences  Norilsk Nickel  Yuri Nikulin  Russian radio stations  Denisova Cave  Brass Band Festival  Moscow Region  Classical Music  Ksenia Nechitailo  Miss Tourism   Russian Literature  Russian singers  Hyde Park  Konstantin Bogomolov  Smirotvorets  St. Petersburg 


Travel Blogs
Top Traveling Sites