Posts tagged: mask
Commemorative Headdress Of Her Journey Beyond Heaven
Approximately 20 x 32 inches
Plastic combs, nylon crochet thread, plastic cable ties, nuts, and bolts
Pro-Pussy Riot protestors (Reuters)
Pussy Riot’s closing statement by Yekaterina Samutsevich
via BoingBoing’s Cory Doctorow
Why did Putin feel the need to exploit the Orthodox religion and its aesthetics?
In the end, considering all the irreversible political and symbolic losses caused by our innocent creativity, the authorities decided to protect the public from us and our nonconformist thinking.
On the one hand, we now expect a guilty verdict. Compared to the judicial machine, we are nobodies, and we have lost. On the other hand, we have won.
via Sean O’Hagan in The Guardian:
Savage, beautiful and surviving: photos from the wild side
That the “wild man” is flickering back into life surely tells us something about our need for myth, ritual and tradition.