KIBUM KIM is a lawyer and writer who is on the faculty of the Sotheby's Institute of Art. His writing has appeared in the the New Yorker, the New York Times, Salon, Foreign Policy, and Hyperallergic. He is a co-founder and director of the NEWD Art Show and runs the project space Skibum MacArthur in Los Angeles.
By Kibum Kim
Ann Hirschs Free Speech Battles on the Web
We either debase our bodies with pornography and it’s disgusting or it’s like, ‘Oh, your vagina is a temple!’” Thus remarks Ann Hirsch, an artist who tackles the private and embarrassing activities we engage in on the internet in her video and performance work in order to propose more relaxed and open attitudes and dialogues about bodies and sexuality.