Neo Nakba

Location: Hans Holmboes gate Showing Benjamin Netanyahu (Prime Minister of Israel), Donald Trump (President of the USA) and Jared Kushner (Donald Trump’s advisor and son-in-law). Trump is holding a pirate version of Isreal’s flag. Nakba is another name for the 1948 Palestinian exodus. Nakba translates to “disaster”, “catastrophe”, or “cataclysm”. Kushner is pressing his kneeContinue reading “Neo Nakba”

«Faris Odeh»

Location: SKUR 14, Holbergskaien Words borrowed from fellow street art enthusiast, Øistein Jakobsen: Faris Odeh (December 1985 – 8 November 2000) was a Palestinian boy shot dead by the Israel Defense Forces near the Karni crossing in the Gaza Strip while throwing stones in the second month of the Al-Aqsa Intifada. A picture of OdehContinue reading “«Faris Odeh»”

“Making a martyr – Distraction by polarization” by AFK

Location: Hans Holmboes gate/Fosswinckels gate A piece (“Making a martyr”) by local artist AFK has caught a lot of attention the past few days, and caused a lot of fuss: Bergens Tidende NRK.no Tv2.no VG – Verdens Gang Dagbladet Photos by: Øistein Jakobsen, April 2nd 2018 The piece is criticizing the media’s coverage of theContinue reading ““Making a martyr – Distraction by polarization” by AFK”