When a friend posted this article on Facebook

http://www.foreignaffairs.com/articles/67734/kanan-makiya/what-is-totalitarian-art

I got to thinking about totalitarian art and religious art, Islamic art in particular, the cradle of civilization, and the painting “Onward to the Final Victory of Capitalism” by Komar and Melamid.  Which led me to the illustration above, and to this:

http://artinvestment.ru/en/news/auctnews/20090616_bogdanov_results.html

Where do I go?