German art show documenta unwilling to withdraw controversial works

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The artistic direction of the documenta art show is sticking to a series of works, despite renewed criticism that the works are anti-Semitic. The management of the exhibition in the German city of Kassel does not want to act either. An expert committee appointed by the documenta shareholders to deal with the accusations of anti-Semitism against the international art show had demanded that pro-Palestinian propaganda films no longer be shown. According to the Berlin art magazine Monopol, a statement by documenta on Monday read: “The management of documenta and Ruangrupa have taken note of the ex…

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