Michael D'Antuono's Art And Response

AddictingInfo.org – Painting Of Jesus-Like Obama Outrages Christian Right

November 28th, 2012

Addicting Info

Painting Of Jesus-Like Obama Outrages Christian Right

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The Truth

“The Truth” by Michael D’Antuono

Art is subjective, always; as either creative statement, beauty captured, or naked provocation. Its ability to both calm the soul or drive a conservative human crazy is well documented, whether with Picasso’s Guernica, Robert Mapplethorpe’s erotic photography, or the irreverent street art of Banksy. (more…)

The Blaze – Glenn Beck clashes with creator of crucified Obama painting over first amendment hypocrisy: ‘This is so dishonest’

November 28th, 2012

The Blaze

During his show on TheBlazeTV Wednesday, Glenn Beck resumed his discussion on the First Amendment, particularly how it relates to artistic expression. After much controversy surrounding Beck’s creation of an Obama bobble head doll submerged in a mason jar of yellow liquid (which was actually water with food coloring), he sat down with the artist, Michael D’Antuono, who inspired it all with his controversial painting titled “Truth.” (more…)

Charisma News – Artist Depicts Obama as Christ Crucified

November 28th, 2012


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Artist Depicts Obama as Christ Crucified

11/28/2012 Bill Roberts | Entertainer Jamie Foxx recently in public declared President Barack Obama to be our “Lord and savior.” An artist has now taken the bold declaration a step further as an obvious attack on Christianity.

Michael D’Antuono’s painting, “The Truth,” originally scheduled to be shown in New York’s City’s Union Square in 2009 but whose display was cancelled due to public outcry from Christian groups, is finally seeing the light of day at the Bunker Hill Community College Art Gallery in Boston. (more…)

Hall, Jonathan (2012-11-28) Artist under scrutiny for Obama painting NBC News [video captured]

November 28th, 2012

Glenn Beck appearence

November 28th, 2012

WATCH: Glenn’s interview with crucified Obama painter
Wednesday, Nov 28, 2012 at 6:44 PM EST

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Michael D’Antuono’s ‘Who The Hell Is Grover Norquist’ Painting May Haunt Your Dreams

November 27th, 2012

Huffington Post: Michael D'Antuono's 'Who The Hell Is Grover Norquist' Painting May Haunt Your Dreams

We’ve seen Barack Obama riding a lion, Paul Ryan as a hot dog and Hilary Clinton as Marilyn Monroe. After all this, you’d think no political art could shock us any more. And then we saw this:

Who The Hell Is Grover Norquist

Political artist Michael D’Antuono‘s painting, entitled, “Who the Hell Is Grover Norquist?” gives a whole new look at the conservative lobbyist opposing congressional tax increases. The founder and president of Americans for Tax Reform looms Oz-like above well-dressed supplicants,  (more…)