‘Blasphemous’ art display involving Muslim prayer mats pulled from exhibition in Paris

January 29, 2015 3:56 PM

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An art display depicting high-heeled shoes on Islamic prayer mats has been yanked from a Paris exhibition after a Muslim group reportedly told authorities that it could provoke “uncontrollable, irresponsible incidents.”

The “Silence" exhibit, which has already been featured in museums in Paris, Berlin, New York and Madrid, was scheduled to go on display over the weekend in a woman-themed art show in Clichy La Garenne, according to The Telegraph.

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