Always Anti-facist

Always Anti-facist 
Ink on cartridge Paper 
210 x 297 mm

Artist Statement: 
This piece was drawn for a band but they decided not to use it. The piece comments on the anti-facist struggle within Australia against the rise of nationalism and far right groups. This piece depicting a Antifa member in a cloud of tear gas. The antifa member holds a ripped flag that bears a Celtic Cross which is a known adopted neo-nazi symbol. The figure also holds a "Refugees Always Welcome" sign which comments on the volatile debate regarding Australia's Border Protection policies.