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Tickets cancelled for Nitsch performance in Tasmania

The Art Newspaper |By Tim Stone

Bloody event featuring bull carcass will go ahead at a new venue with bolstered security. Dark Mofo, a festival hosted at the Museum of Old and New Art (MONA), announced today it is cancelling tickets to a performance by the Austrian Actionist Hermann Nitsch in Hobart next month.

Organisers cancelled tickets to the performance scheduled for 17 June after they uncovered a plot to disrupt the event. Around 200 tickets are believed to have been obtained by people opposed to the performance by the 78-year-old artist… Read more

Image: Hermann Nitsch’s 122.Action (2205) performed in Vienna (Image: Georg Soulek via Moorilla Gallery/Flickr)

2018-10-29T11:04:55+00:00