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By The Way: A Contemporary Art News Podcast

Feb 14, 2018

Eric and Ando take a trip around the world in this episode. Iranian contemporary art gallerist is facing a jail time, corporal punishment, and confiscation of their assets for their involvement in the art world. We discuss street artist Invader and his tasteless placement of his works in the country of Bhutan. We first spoke about Invader in BTW episode #1 - Thievery.  Lastly, we discuss a legal case in France, where Facebook is being charged with limiting the freedom of expression of a school teacher. The teacher charges that Facebook deleted his account when he posted Gustave Courbet’s The Origin of the World (1866).

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By The Way: A Contemporary Art News Podcast is created by Eric Wall and Ando.

Links:                                                                                           Nudes in France -,,                                                               Iranian Gallerist -,,                                                     Invader Update -,   Eric Wall’s Website -

Music credits: Favorite Secrets by Waylon Thornton is licensed under a Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 3.0 United States License and permission of the artist.