The case for nudity


The naked and the nude have been frequent subjects for art throughout the history of human creation, and also the frequent subject of censorship. What’s wrong with seeing the unclothed human body? And what is its place in art?

Cite this page as: The Art Assignment, "The case for nudity," in Smarthistory, March 4, 2019, accessed October 19, 2019, https://smarthistory.org/the-case-for-nudity/.