Pyotr Pavlenskys the performance artist who stripped naked and nailed his scrotum to the cobble paving in Red Square, may face up to five years in prison. A Russian report stated that the 29-year-old artist now faces the charge of hooliganism, the same charge as art/punk band Pussy Riot and the Greenpeace activists whose ship the Arctic Sunrise was seized during a protest. The hooliganism charge is used as a catch-all for most breaches of public order. Read more here or click the image.
Through a partnership with the Shoreditch Fashion Show this October, Artlyst is pleased to offer this Monotype Print created by Melanie K, a recent graduate from the MA Art and Science course at Central Saint Martins. These special one-off works are created using an electron microscope during the artist's residency at Oxford University. Click here for purchase information.