Guards and the machine / C-Print / 100x80 / 2019


they are now four years older / C-Print / 100x80 / 2019

Two photographs taken at the demonstration against the first rally of a new far right movement in Austria. Protesters prevent the march of the far rights by Civil disobedience. The two images show different moments during the protest and reflect on the intermediate of political movements, ideas, capital and historical places. The images Guards and the machine appears as if the police protects the bankmachine from the protesters. They are now four years older shows a one way track sign in the back and protesters on the foreground. They walk on a street behind the Kunsthistorische Museum Vienna straight towards the historical Vienna Ring Road. A street that was built after the Revolution 1848 on the spot where the former Glacis and city wall was placed. Once a diffision between the inside and the outside, the working class and the bourgeoisie it is still a place where to put historical and political requests.