Lollies and legends [An exploration of eroticism in life and art and responses from the art world.] APAFT

Schoenbaum, Sam. Lollies and legends [An exploration of eroticism in life and art and responses from the art world.] [online]. Artlink, v.18, no.3, Sept 1998: 40-42. Availability: ISSN: 0727-1239. [cited 09 Mar 11].

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favorite bits

by presenting this information as art it would question many notions of what is descriptive and prescriptive in contemporary art practice.

 

it was only when the show travelled to Adelaide that there were any question of the work: how was it that a person had ejaculation daily? Adelaide is Adelaide! [lol]

 

by 1979 feminism was surfacing with a vengeance.

 

women were beginning to realise the potential of their empowerment.

 

In 1990 I came back to Australia and was surprised, to say the least, by an abundanc of adult bookshops, visible brothels, purple prose and slash fiction. There was much noise in daily press about child abuse.

 

there are issues with in issues when it comes to pornography and censorship. How is it that we continue to censor ourselves as we do while the media fill in the gaps with vacuities? Editing is also censoring.

 

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