‘If you want to get out of a hole stop digging’, Manuel Raeder

Installation at via Alto Adige, Südtirolerstrasse, Bolzano, Italy, for the exhibition
‘Place It’ thirteen story settings in Bolzano’s public space

Organized by Lungomare gallery, Bolzano, 18.07. – 13.10.2008. The starting point of this work is that of the current policy on immigration in Italy and the EU. On the one hand borders are declared open, yet on the other hand the conditions for immigrants are becoming more and more complex, a special fence was build and installed on top of the Diaziöse in Bolzano and a changing sentences written with ice cream cups on the fence.