Sensations Book Talk

September 1, 2021
6:00 PM
Rangeley Public Library, 7 Lake Street
Call (207) 864-5529 for more information

Arnold Lehman, former director of the Brooklyn Museum, shares the inside scoop on the political maelstrom that took place in response to the exhibition, "Sensation" in 1999. Featuring pornographic images as well as artwork showing the Madonna with elephant dung on her, the exhibition offended many people, causing a renewed battle over the right to freedom of artistic expression.