Thursday, July 03, 2008

A new Last Supper

He was forced to drop plans to show the apostles' cups overflowing with blood and to project Christ's genitals on the refectory walls. But he said his goal was never to shock, but to help people look again at a work of art that has been devalued by superficial familiarity "on chocolate boxes and on T-shirts".
-- from Greenaway's hi-tech gadgetry highlights da Vinci for the laptop generation

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