|Public art installation in tribute to whistleblowers Edward |
Snowden, Julian Assange and Chelsea Manning.
Strasbourg, France. (photo: Tim Karr)
“They all chose to get up on the chairs of courage,” Dormino says about the subjects of his installation. “They made their move in spite of becoming visible, thus threatened and judged. Some think they are traitors. History never had a positive opinion of contemporary revolutionaries. You need courage to act, to stand up on that empty chair…”