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Raoef Mamedov’s Last Supper

Posted in Attitudes to disability, Media by Matt at WelcometoIllinois on November 11, 2009

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A few months ago I stumbled across a blog post about a depiction of The Last Supper by Russian artist Raoef Mamedov. I was recently reminded of it by a not-so eloquent discussion and decided to post it here.

It is a really fascinating work of art, although there are some not-so-hidden messages that are not entirely positive in terms of attitudes to disability and religion. All in all though I find it equally captivating and challenging.

Make of it what you will.


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