And the point is?…

MF in the buff

Okay — this is bad derivative art. But how is it a protest? What message does it send the exiled painter other than that absence makes the fundamentalist obsess even more? [While on that, check this out: A ‘Hindu outfit’ finds nothing wrong with a Husain painting of the Buddha, but wants it removed from public display anyway. Very much on the lines of ‘I dislike thee, Doctor Fell/The reason why I cannot tell’]

Oh, and I so love the ‘weasel’ in the story.

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