Franziska Pierwoss

In this project Pierwoss wove plastic ribbons, commonly used in the streets during festivities in Lebanon, through, between and across the arches, the red lines “holding the building hostage” she explains, “whilst also ready to celebrate its role as a monument to another kind of modernity.”

Date: 2008
Location: Rachid Karame International Fair
Medium: Installation
Material: Red Ribbons
Section: Contemporary
Duration: Temporary
Tags: Site-specific intervention
Authorizations: Municipality of Tripoli
Commissioner: Artist-led initiative