Last week Dog Bites received a press release about a guerrilla art performance that was to take place in the Financial District during lunch hour on Dec. 10. Dressed as a businesswoman, an artist who calls herself Olympia would pole dance like a stripper outside the corporate headquarters of the Charles Schwab discount stock-brokerage firm. The point, Olympia wrote in a burst of art-damaged rhetoric, was to investigate "the circuits of capitalist exchange and the commodifying dynamic at play within capitalism" during the holiday shopping season. Stapled to the press release was an irresistible action shot of Olympia, clad in staid executrix suit, legs scissoring a signpost, pantyhose... More >>>