ZENSUR | 2020/2021
site-specific installation, Graz, Austria,
ZENSUR comments on the sometimes tense relationship between Art and Politics surrounding the issues of artistic freedom of expression and the artist’s role as a critic of society. A co-creation by the artist k.ada, the Police service of Graz and Councilor Astrid Schleicher FPÖ, It replaces the original installation TRANSPARADOX by k.ada & Werner Schimpl. The Police contributed to the work by cutting down and removing the 7 marijuana plants growing behind the screen as part of the original piece, following a complaint by Councilor Schleicher.