THE ART NEWSPAPER | Anny Shaw:
LD50, an East London gallery that has come under fire for promoting fascism, says the cultural sphere has become the preserve of the Left and anyone who opposes this political viewpoint is “now publicly vilified, delegitimated [sic] and intimidated with menaces”.
The statement, posted on the gallery’s website on 21 February, comes amid calls for the space to be shut down over an exhibition and series of talks it hosted about the alt-right movement. Last summer, the Dalston-based gallery, which is run by Lucia Diego, held a “neoreaction conference” featuring speakers including Peter Brimelow, Brett Stevens and Iben Thranholm… Read more
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