Artists Protest Loyola College's Apology Over Satirical Paintings Row
Thursday, January 24, 2019, 7:31 AM
Artists in Chennai are unhappy that Loyola College has apologised for display of satirical paintings on contemporary issues on campus. On Monday, the Catholic minority institution now at the centre of a controversy over art works put up by a cultural group not from the college had apologised after right wing Hindu groups alleged that some of the paintings hurt Hindu sentiments.
Bharat Mata is a victim of #MeToo: Chennai's Loyola College art show in major controversy
Tuesday, January 22, 2019, 7:50 AM
An art festival in Chennai's Loyola College has triggered a-major0controversy because a painting was exhibited there with a-caption that read: 'Bharat Mata is a victim of #MeToo'. The exhibition also had other-paintings with captions like: 'PM Modi is a follower of imperialism', 'RSS has direct connection with murder of activist writer Gauri Lankesh', 'BJP's lotus has turned into rats eating int Rafale-deal', among others.