Eva Stefani's work in Art Athina 2007
Subject: Explicit Sexuality
Medium: Film Video
Artist: Eva Stefani
Confronting Bodies: Public Prosecutor; Police; Member of the LAOS party (extreme right)
Dates of Action: Saturday June 3rd, 2007
Location: ART ATHINA 2007 (International art fair, organised from the Greek galleries with the support of the Greek Ministry of Culture and partly funded from the European Union)
Description of Artwork: It was a video depicting a female that was masturbating with the sound of the Greek national Anthem
The Incident: The member of LAOS party complaint and policemen went to the exhibition area, confiscated the artwork and arrested Mihalis Argyrou, the Director of Art Athina.
Results of Incident: The result was that the arrest of the Director of Art Athina and the exibition of the specific artwork ceased to continue.