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Degenerate Artist

Action, 1998 (?)

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Actions / Censorship, Copyright, Freedom of Expression / Public Space / Memory / Words / Politics / Signage

During a demonstration against the extreme right wing party in France, the Front National, I quoted the sadly famous Nazi expression, "degenerate artist", in the typical gothic writing of the time ...
(My grand-father Friedrich Stichs, a painter, hab been considered a "degenerate artist" and was imposed with an axhibition prohibition.)

Photos : J.G. and Jiro Nakayama

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