TITLE

DAVID OF THE PRAIRIE

AUTHOR(S)
Sisko
PUB. DATE
June 2014
SOURCE
Sculpture Review;Summer2014, Vol. 63 Issue 2, p32
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
In this article, the author discusses the controversy surrounding the display in Sioux Falls, South Dakota of a full-sized replica of the sculpture "David" by the Italian Renaissance artist Michelangelo. The author comments on the local community's uneasy relationship with a statue that features a larger-than-life depiction of a nude man. The article is adapted from a chapter in the unpublished book "Naked Art in Polite Society."
ACCESSION #
97422644

 

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