CULTURE & ARTS
05/03/2013 05:26 pm ET

Naked Artist Wrapped In Barbed Wire Protests Russian Government

AnimalNY

We first encountered Russian art student Peter Pavlesnkiy when he protested the trial of feminist activist punks from Pussy Riot by sewing his mouth shut -- a classic! -- and standing stoically until his banner was ripped from his minimal hands. Pussy Riot are still serving years in a penal colony for seconds of anti-Putin performance art/dancing. Not only is his next action risky -- physically and politically -- it has shock value and eloquence in execution.

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