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2. Transgression, Controversy and Shock in Contemporary Art

2. Transgression, Controversy and Shock in Contemporary Art


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Transgression, Controversy, Shock in Contemporary Art ART that: breaks its own rules

Marcel Duchamp: Fountain, 1917 breaks social or religious taboos Gilbert & George: Clean Me, 2004

offends against the authority of a political regime Jeremy Deller: Still fromThe Battle of Orgreave, 2001

Transgression: the act of transgressing; the violation of a law or a duty or moral principle; the action of going beyond or overstepping some boundary or limit

Edouard Manet: Dejuner sur l'herbe, 1863

Andres Serrano: Piss Christ, 1989

estrangement defense

Andres Serrano Klansman ( Imperial Wizard ), 1990

canonic defense

Manet formalist defense

Goya The Disasters of War Plate 39 Great Deeds - - Against the Dead 1810 etching

Jake and Dinos Chapman: Great Deeds Against The Dead,1994

JAKE & DINOS CHAPMAN British b. Cheltenham 1966 b. London 1962

Insult to Injury, 2003

Jackson Pollock

Gerhard Richter: Annunciation after Titian,1973

Extreme Art or Extreme Public Reaction? Art Crimes…

Chris Ofili : The Holy Virgin Mary, 1996

Captain Shit

Chris Ofili Afrodizzia, 1996

Martin Creed: The Lights Going On and Off, 2001

Marcus Harvey: Myra, 1997

Tracy Emin: My Bed, 1999

Marcel Duchamp: Fountain, 1917

DAMIEN HIRST British, born Bristol b. 1965

With Dead Head,1991

ANDRES SERRANO American b. 1950

BRUCE NAUMAN American b. 1941

Sex and Death:Double 69, 1985

ED RUSCHA American b. 1937

Tulsa Slut, 2002

TRACEY EMIN b. London 1963

Sometimes I Feel Beautiful, 2000

GILBERT & GEORGE British Proesch b. Italy 1943 Passmore b. England 1942

Spit Naked, 1997

PAUL MCCARTHY American b. 1945

Basement Bunker Painting Queens in the Red Carpet Hall, 2003

ROBERT MAPPLETHORPE American 1946-1989

Self-Portrait, 1973


Not Afraid of Love, 2000

YVES KLEIN French American 1928-1962

Anthropometry, 1960

VANESSA BEECROFT Italian b. 1969

#3, 2000

JEFF KOONS American b. 1955

Michael Jackson and Bubbles, 1988

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