Anish Kapoor Says Sculpture Ruling Akin to Rape, Brian Sewell Dead at 84, and More

A visitor takes a picture of "Dirty Corner" by artist Anish Kapoor, vandalized for the second time in the gardens of the Chateau de Versailles. (Photo by Chesnot/Getty Images)

A visitor takes a picture of “Dirty Corner” by artist Anish Kapoor, vandalized for the second time in the gardens of the Chateau de Versailles. (Photo by Chesnot/Getty Images)

Anish Kapoor has to clean up his Dirty Corners vagina sculpture, which has been vandalized repeatedly, a court ruled. Not to be outdone in terms of ridiculousness, he compared the ruling to rape. “It is as if a woman is raped and blamed for her own rape,” he said. Sure, whatever.

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Anish Kapoor Says Sculpture Ruling Akin to Rape, Brian Sewell Dead at 84, and More