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Dannielle Blumenthal PhD @DrDannielle
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1) Aesthetics of Violence – Biljana Đurđević: Paintings

Haifa Museum of Art
January - June 2009…
2) Ref. 1990s, Bosnian War, Bill Clinton, Dyncorp, Rape Camps, Angelina Jolie’s “In the Land of Blood and Honey”…
3) “The violent themes in Serbian artist Biljana Đurđević’s works reflect her development as an artist during the horror-stricken 1990s – when violence in her country peaked following the collapse of the communist regime in Eastern Europe.”
4) “The body of works featured in this exhibition represents a selection from several series created by Đurđević between 1999 and 2007, in which she gazes directly into the darkest abysses of the human soul.”
8) dentist theme
9) Forest theme
10) woman on hooks dead baby
11) dentists again
12) bathtub
13) eyes
14) exam table
15) bound child
16) chains
17) bruised
18) children arranged
19) undersides of feet
20) undersides of feet
21) Trauma art -
we know why people paint it
we can guess why people collect it
22) This artist and Marina Abramovic are both from “spirit cooking” Serbia, though
23) And trafficking of Eastern European women is still rampant.
24) Another area that needs further research.
25) Someone on Reddit posted this - both born in Belgrade…
26) Connections:

—Tony Podesta’s home featured Serbian’s Djurdjevic child torture art - she’s a favorite artist

—Bosnia v Serbia happened on Pres. B. Clinton’s watch.

—H. Clinton has J. Podesta as possible Secy of State—he does “spirit cooking” w Serbian Marina Abramovic
27) Dr. Sue Arrigo says Yugoslavian orphanages (read: SERBIA - was part of Yugo) were RAIDED by CIA for abandoned kids to use…
28) “The scope of Project MKUltra was broad with research undertaken at 80 institutions, including colleges and universities, hospitals, prisons, and pharmaceutical companies.”…
29) “The CIA operated through these institutions using front organizations, although sometimes top officials at these institutions were aware of the CIA's involvement.”…
28) CIA: “After his WW II work assisting Nazis, Dulles turned his attention to stirring the cauldron in Eastern Europe. This time he betrayed many thousands to Stalin’s thugs in a make-believe plot called Operation Splinter Factor“…
30) “While...J. Edgar Hoover’s FBI terrorized suspected communists... the CIA was simultaneously helping to orchestrate a campaign of witch hunts and show trials against those accused of betraying Moscow in Soviet Bloc countries.”…
31) “The CIA’s Operation Splinter Factor led to the arrest of hundreds of thousands of Communist Party members and others in Bulgaria, Czechoslovakia, East Germany, Hungary and Poland on the suspicion of espionage or otherwise undermining the Communist Party.”

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