Moscow. September 26. INTERFAX.RU Photographer Jock Sturges expressed regret about the scandal for the exhibition of his works in Moscow and was very surprised that they recognized pornography television reported REN TV.
Sturgis said that the photos are his neighbors and friends he was shooting with the 70-ies of the last century. He explained the choice of this theme “charm of human nature” and said that there is nothing to be ashamed of.
“I’m very saddened, because Moscow looks like a city of the XXI century. Breathtaking! Moscow has changed so much over the last 40 years! I met interesting people with so broad-minded that he was amazed after a conversation with them. I was invited to Russia very good gallery. Lumiere – one of the best private galleries that I have ever seen”, the photographer said to the TV channel.
Sunday in the center of photography Lumiere brothers was closed an exhibition of works “Jock Sturges. Without embarrassment”, which was supposed to work until October 30.
the Scandal began after the Senator Elena Mizulina expressed outrage “the public display of child pornography”. The closing of the exhibition was supported by the representatives of the Public chamber, and the children’s Ombudsman Anna Kuznetsova said the Prosecutor’s office will check the exposure for the presence of child pornography.