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Artwork in Italy Covered Up to Avoid Offending Muslims

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Paintings and statues depicting nudity were covered with veils at an exposition held in the palace of Savona to avoid offending visiting Muslims, according to the artist who created them. The works of art had to be censored at the request of a visiting delegation from Italy’s Islamic Confederation because they were “too nude,” according to the report. A statue of Epaminondas, a historic Theban... 
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