Kaveh Rafie

On Transgressive Art

5/26/19, The Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago Presenters: Kaveh Rafie & Yasaman Moussavi During the peak of the Cold War in the mid-fifties and the reaction to the Vietnam War in the late sixties, transgressive art became more popular. The French school such as (Micheal Foucault) on the one hand and the avant-garde artists and critics, including (Antonin Artaud) and (Georges Bataille), on the other hand, constituted a theoretical benchmark