04 May '12, 7pm

Strangling Puppies and Guillotining Sheep: Not Art | Care2 Causes

Strangling Puppies and Guillotining Sheep: Not Art | Care2 Causes

A German court has banned an artist who planned to strangle two puppies with cable ties on stage from performing . The artist (who has not been identified) had planned to perform a piece entitled “Death as Metamorphosis” on April 27, in order to (he says) highlight the killing of Alaskan sled dogs and Spanish huntings dogs after they are no longer able to work. He said he would also offer a short “mediation” along with funeral procession music and a gong; he has claimed that his piece was based on traditional Thai art forms. “Shocking” seems too understated a word to describe the artist’s plans. Certainly there seem other ways that he could make his point, without harming — without killing — more dogs. The artist had argued that Germany’s constitution “unconditionally guarantees artistic freedom.” But citing animal protection laws that forbid harming them in a show, a Berl...

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