Annette Messager: It is Forbidden to Forbid T-shirt
Published by Marian Goodman Gallery, 2018
Making reference to the volatile period of civil unrest in France during May 1968 which began with a series of student occupation protests against capitalism, consumerism, American imperialism and traditional institutions. May 1968 affected French society for decades afterward and is considered a social turning point in the history of the country. It is forbidden to forbid was a popular slogan during this time.