A compendium of craft masquerading as art, art masquerading as craft, and craft extending its middle finger.

Monday, June 20, 2005

Art is Made of People!

Those crafty artists! At the Art Basel fair this weekend, artist Gianni Monti sold a bar of soap made from the liposuctioned fat of Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi. The bar of soap, which was displayed at the fair on a square of black velvet, fetched $18,000 at auction from a private Swiss collector.


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