An East German Soldier jumping the barbed wire fence in Berlin, just moments before the German wall was built. The picture of Hans Conrad Schumann jumping into a new life (original photo taken by Liebing) became iconic for the cold war era and the struggle for freedom.
55 years later, Europe is building its borders higher to keep refugees out…
- hand cut stencil sprayed (aerosol) onto wood (acrylic background)
- finished with clear varnish
- size 120 x 100 cm
- single copy only, signed.