Log in or Sign up. Often his models are naked or semi-clothed, covered in blood, dirt or sweat and pictured in postures suggestive of the aftermath of drug use, sex or violence. Western civilization has always relished the bodies of young people and artists will carry on producing representations of naked children. He has also come under much criticism for what might be read as the disempowered representation of women and young people proffered in his imagery. Who may be permitted to create it? The New York-born, American photographer and his works have been marked as taboo numerous times, mostly due to the fact that he often depicts nude adolescents and their families.
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Jock Sturges’s nudes incite strong feelings in Moscow, again
Street address. The exhibition closure and investigations were extensively reported in the Australian national media with many prominent cultural and political figures making their views heard on the issue. Sep 08, - Oct 30,