artnet news | Henri Neuendorf:
The Luxembourgian performance artist Deborah de Robertis has been arrested at the Musée d’Orsay in Paris after disrobing and reclining in front of Édouard Manet’s Olympia (1865), recreating the pose of the famous painting’s subject. On Sunday, de Robertis’ lawyer, Tewfik Bouzenoune,said the artist “was wearing a portable camera to film the public’s reaction,” insisting that “it was an artistic performance,” the Guardian reports… Read more
Image: Deborah de Robertis. Photo: I Mille Occhi (@IMilleOcchi) via Twitter.