BP polluters’ Egypt exhibition artwashing

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This video says about itself:

Artwash: BP using Arts sponsorship to clean up image after Deepwater Horizon disaster?

20 April 2015

Author of Artwash: Big oil and the Arts, Mel Evans, talks to Afshin about how oil companies are looking to sponsor galleries and the Arts to ‘cover up their dirty image’ and the compromising situation that puts galleries in when it comes to making decisions.

From daily The Morning Star in Britain:

Art activists hijack museum’s tainted show

Wednesday 18th May 2016

ART activists gatecrashed yesterday’s launch of the British Museum’s new BP-sponsored exhibition Sunken Cities – Egypt’s Lost Worlds, creating a large-scale art work symbolising how the oil giant’s operations in Egypt are “surrounded by human rights violations.”

Controversy over BP’s arts sponsorship has been escalating since Art Not Oil published a damning new report exposing BP’s “corrupting influence” over the…

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