berlin drawings 20-22 > tierische symbolik

the bear and the nightingales
the bear and the nightingales
ink on paper
70 by 60 cm
2022

As if the world didn’t have enough problems, Russia started a war with Ukraine. The nightingale is the Ukrainian national bird, and such a gentle animal still has sharp beaks and talons. With bravery and in great numbers they can defeat the powerful Russian bear.