Exhibition challenges nudity views

Exhibition challenges attitudes to nudity

The Lady Garden is a performance exhibition where everything is on show, but gallery goers insist they’re not just there to perve.

“If you go to a strip club, you go with a certain intention, with art you go with a different intention,” says spectator Rose Seaoy.

“I do respect women and it would be cool to see art that’s like that as well – and see women in a natural, true form, and as a companion, not as an object,” says another viewer.

And that’s exactly the point, says director Virginia Kennard.

But can we stop sexualising the female form?

 

Read more: http://www.3news.co.nz/Exhibition-challenges-attitudes-to-nudity/tabid/418/articleID/280481/Default.aspx#ixzz2FnvMp0C8

 

 

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