The image was publicly displayed in New York and provoked outcry in Congress, the most vocal opponent being then Sen. Jesse Helms, R-N.C., who famously quipped, “Serrano is not an artist.
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This time, "I wanted to record and document them the way I found them on the street," said Serrano, who shot with film for six weeks in January and February.
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