Feet first, Martin Kippenberger

Martin Kippenberger's "Zuerst die Füße (Feet First)," 1990

Martin Kippenberger's "Zuerst die Füße (Feet First)," 1990

The display of Martin Kippenberger’s “Zuerst die Füße (Feet First)” (1990) at the Museion Museum in Bolzano, Italy, led to a hunger strike by Italian politician Franz Pahl and the firing of museum director Corinne Diserens, who refused to take down the foggy-eyed amphibian.

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