The masked activists highlighted the problems of how what is being shown in museum collections is a direct result of boards being made up of billionaire collectors.

The Guerrilla Girls Image via NY Times The Guerrilla Girls
Image via NY Times

One of the Guerrilla Girls stated: "Art should look like the rest of our culture... you know, unless all the voices of our culture are being heard in the history of art it's not really the history of art."

"For years kings and queens told us what art was all about, now we aspire to a democratic society and art should be about all of us," to contemporary museum acquisitions being governed by a handful of billionaires with "cookie-cutter" collections.''

Watch the interview here.

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