by more than 20 contemporary artists from the Middle East
is being showcased
at the Saatchi Gallery.
isn't (like so much western art) about consumerism or celebrity or art itself; it's about suicide bombers
, religious police, unending war
, and the denigration
in Islamic societies."
Scotland Yard raids Saatchi Gallery over complaints of child pornography in Tierney Gearon show
- Why? Gearon
, a former fashion model turned art photographer, has included in the show
a couple of pictures of her children naked
. "In one the two children are wearing theatrical masks while in the other her son is urinating in the snow." Gearon sees nothing wrong with her pictures, but apparently they make some people
a little nervous.