Ivanka Trump Has Perfect Response To Degrading Art Exhibit Mocking Her
Liberals are ALL about women.
SO RESPECTFUL TO WOMEN.
Unless, of course, that woman is, or is related to, a conservative, in which case liberals want to throw things at her.
— DCist (@DCist) February 5, 2019
Guests to the Flashpoint Gallery in Washington are invited to throw crumbs onto a plush pink carpet and watch as the Trump double makes them disappear with help of the vacuum, over and over again.
The piece from New York-based artist Jennifer Rubell is “simultaneously a visual celebration of a contemporary feminine icon; a portrait of our own relationship to that figure; and a questioning of our complicity in her role-playing,” according to a news release.
Rubell called the interaction with her creation “complicated,” saying in a statement that visitors enjoy hurling the crumbs: “That is the icky truth at the center of the work. It’s funny, it’s pleasurable, it makes us feel powerful, and we want to do it more.”
“Also, we know she’ll keep vacuuming whether we do it or not, so it’s not really our fault, right?” said Rubell.
Fantastic feministing, y’all.
Ivanka’s response reminds me of just how much I respect her: