26 of September. On the eve of the leadership picture Lumiere brothers Center voluntarily closed the exhibition of photographer "Jock Sturges. Without embarrassment. " This was reported by TASS with reference to the Chairman of the Presidium of the All-Russian public organization "Officers of Russia", the head of the Public Chamber of the Russian Federation on security, Anton Tsvetkov.
"We agreed with the management of photo center, they go to meet us and close the exhibition", - he said.
At the same time, Tsvetkov said that he personally inspected all the photos in the exhibition. Those pictures, which caused a flurry of outrage on the Internet, no. "Of the 35 works, about 15 percent are mixed. The exhibition includes photographs of half-naked really children ", - he said.
"Officers of Russia" will remain at the entrance to law enforcement - reported by TASS.
On the eve of "Officers of Russia" blocked the entrance to the exhibition, to protest against the popularization of Jock Sturges.
Earlier media reported that the exhibition will feature half-naked photos of girls - teenagers. In particular, the Federation Council member Elena Mizulina said that the exhibition should be urgently closed. She stated that she intends to appeal to the Prosecutor General with a request for an inspection into the opening of this exhibition in Russia. The position Mizulina supported Commissioner for Children's Rights under the President of the Russian Federation Anna Kuznetsova.
The exhibition runs from September 8. The press release for the exhibition states that Sturges for many years was a friend of the families of his nudes and photographs of young girls nude models from communities. According to him, nakedness does not mean anything, but "people are exposed because they are nudists."