Art indubitably has the power to shock. Throughout history audiences have been scandalized, disturbed, offended, and downright outraged by art that was socially, politically, and religiously challenging. In this post I will explore some of the most infamous examples of controversial art throughout history; from Manet to Ai WeiWei the artist will undoubtedly remain a powerful provocateur of society.
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Marina Abramović ( Serbian Cyrillic : Марина Абрамовић), Serbo-Croatian pronunciation: [marǐːna abrǎːmoʋitɕ] ; born November 30, 1946 in Belgrade , Serbia is a New York -based Montenegrin [ 1 ] performance artist who began her career in the early 1970s.