LEGITIMATE RAPE: Political Art in 2012
Location: Katherine Cone Gallery, 2673 S La Cienega Blvd. Los Angeles, CA
Dates: October 10, 2012 - October 17, 2012
LEGITIMATE RAPE: Political Art in 2012 is a group show featuring work by Jill Greenberg, Shepard Fairey, Robbie Conal, Jennifer Celio, EL MAC, Sean Cheetham, and Daphne Vega. The exhibition responds to public statements made by Rep. Todd Akin and topics that have been brought up during the 2012 presidential election so far. It explores inappropriate comments made by political figures to raise awareness of current political, social, and cultural issues through the eyes of these artists.