A Full-Size Parthenon built with 100,000 Banned Books

A Full-Size Parthenon built with 100,000 Banned Books

July 10, 2017

The Parthenon of Books in Kassel, Germany

A full-size Parthenon built with 100,000 Banned Books at historic Nazi book burning site.

A monumental replica of the Parthenon in Athens, Greece, from 100,000 copies of banned books, created by Argentinian artist Marta Minujín, 74.

Above, Image credits: Roman März



 The Parthenon of Books in Kassel, Germany

Image credits: si.leika

The artist said that The Parthenon of Books in Kassel, Germany, “symbolizes the resistance to political repression.”

The monument is part of the Documenta 14 art festival.

The Parthenon of Books in Kassel, Germany



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