December 17, 1999
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A dispute over a six-foot-long painting that shows a gorilla nailed to a cross has protesters crying blasphemy at Santa Fe Community College and the artist charging censorship.
The painting, "And God Gave Dominion," had been hanging in the college's new Visual Arts Center for almost a month before a Roman Catholic church group happened upon it during a tour and branded it sacrilegious.
After the church group and other local
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