Anish Kapoor criticizes 'intolerant, divisive' NRA after video used sculpture

Anish Kapoor criticizes 'intolerant, divisive' NRA after video used sculpture
 

Anish Kapoor, the celebrated British artist, has blasted the National Rifle Association for its “nightmarish, intolerant, divisive vision” after the group used a clip of one of his works in a promotional video.
Kapoor said the use of footage of his Cloud Gate sculpture in Chicago’s Millenium Park by the NRA “perverts everything that Cloud Gate – and America – stands for”.
Known colloquially in Chicago as “the bean”, Cloud Gate is a three story high arcing, metallic-mirrored form that has been the visual centerpiece of the park, and a major tourist attraction, since its dedication in 2006.... read more

 
13 March 2018 in World News, Views: 37
Source: Guardian
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