Fwd: Art Institute exhibit live animals being struck w/sledgehammer!
- Hi all:
This is sick, and an outrage! Something must be done to shut this Art
Institute show down. I hope some Art Institute students are trying
to. For more information, see below.
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> ----- Forwarded message from Katherine Roberts -----
> I thought some people in the SF Greens who are animal-lovers like
> myself would be as horrified as I am about the new exhibit at the Art
> Institute, and I wanted to make sure they knew about it.
> Apparently they are showing videotapes of various animals being
> bludgeoned to death with hammers, and they are calling it art. They
> will be showing these videos through May 31. I read this in the
> Examiner today, and since it was the first I had heard about it, I
> figured it has not been publicized enough, at least not to the animal-
> rights community.
> If you could forward this message to someone in that group I would
> appreciate it. Every animal-lover in town should be picketing to
> have this show shut down.
> Don't look at the Art Institute's actual site unless you want to get
> upset. It has a picture of a dying deer on it.