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Fire in My Belly

The Life And Times Of David Wojnarowicz

Posted 07.17.2012 | Arts

"Fire in the Belly: The Life and Times of David Wojnarowicz" is paying tribute to the artist, writer and AIDS activist whose name entered headlines in...

Controversial Crucifix Film Moves To NY After Being Kicked Out Of Smithsonian

AP | Posted 01.09.2012 | Home

The Associated Press NEW YORK -- A major exhibition of gay-themed art that includes a film of ants crawling on a crucifix is opening at the Brookly...

The Separation Of Art And State: Why Obama's National Endowment Cuts Are Healthy

Travis Korte | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Travis Korte

"The ants on the crucifix" should be a synonym for "the writing on the wall". This winter, the Smithsonian Institute removed an artwork that had anger...

Smithsonian Secretary Defends Decision To Remove Wojnarowicz's Controversial Video

Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

On Tuesday, Smithsonian Secretary Wayne Clough defended his decision to remove David Wojnarowicz's controversial video Fire In My Belly. The video, wh...

Chicago Arts Community Rallies Behind Controversial Video

The Huffington Post | Jen Sabella | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

While late artist David Wojnarowicz's controversial video "A Fire In My Belly" didn't make House GOP Leader John Boehner cry, it certainly did make hi...