What’s the print about
While the communists said the wall was to keep the ‘western fascists’ out, the reality was that they built the wall to keep East Germans in. To stop the flow of people attracted to the West. The desire, right & fight for the freedom to choose is a powerful force. Walls don’t work. People can’t be caged.
What do you see in the print
In this print you see the running theme of of ‘Freedom’ expressed through graffiti, along with the guards and the images of people tearing it down. The barbed wire that ran across the top of the wall now runs through the waistband.
This is for the man who…
This is for the man who cannot be contained, who knows no boundaries. The man who will stand together with others in the fight for freedom.