Petr Pavlensky by Lena Hades. Pencil and Hades' blood on paper. Photo credit: Lena Hades Political performance artist Petr
During my hunger strike I completely refused any food. I demanded to free members of feminist punk group. During the hunger strike and before it I created the series of portraits of Pussy Riot using the lipstick Chanel as a color.
There in the middle of the festival grounds, adorned within a classic Spiegeltent of wood canvas and mirrors stood an island within the island, Magic Mirror - the espoused "hetero-friendly queer venue" of the festival.
In a recent interview with New Times, the band members said they didn't feel like Petrov totally captured the true essence
Tolokonnikova and Alyokhina were arrested in March of 2012 for "hooliganism motivated by religious hatred" during their protest
Variety reported yesterday, May 17, that Pussy Riot's Nadezhda Tolokonnikova and Maria Alyokhina are heading to Cannes this
UPDATE: 10:30 a.m. -- More details about the attack and a statement from Amnesty International have been added. Watch the
Russia has put severe limitations on protests in Sochi during the Olympics, ordering that any demonstration must get approval
Ladies and gentlemen, fresh from Russia's harsh gulags, Nadya Tolokonnikova and Masha Alyokhina of Pussy Riot are free and ready for the world stage.
* Complain of harassment in efforts to help prisoners "The goal of our organisation is to make prison administrations know