Controversy

The Daily News: David Wojnarowicz Video ‘Another Unholy Controversy at Brooklyn Museum’

A still from "A Fire in My Belly" by (Courtesy the artist and P.P.O.W. Gallery)

“Hide/Seek,” the exhibition focused on sexual difference in American portraiture that aroused anger from some (mostly right-wing) politicians when it debuted at the National Portrait Gallery, in Washington, D.C. last year, does not open at the Brooklyn Museum until Nov. 18. The Daily News, however, is not wasting any time in trying to stir up controversy over the inclusion of the late New York artist David Wojnarowicz’s A Fire in the Belly (1986-87) video. Read More