Two Austrian cities tear down statues of sculptor Manfred Kielnhofer after he created a Star of David installation using syringes.
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He created the corresponding installation to illustrate the coronavirus pandemic. The publication, published on Facebook due to Austria's intentions to introduce mandatory vaccination, caused a scandal. According to the BezirksRundSchau newspaper, the sculptor “overdid it”; with picture.
“Vaccine manufacturers are often Jewish. I read it somewhere. Look who is the head of the pharmaceutical industry”, — noted the sculptor in an interview with the newspaper, referring to the CEO of Pfizer. “Syringe Star of David: Scandal over sculptor in Austria” />
The Keeper of Time” which was created by Kilnhofer.
“I am speechless and appalled by the tastelessness of this conspiracy theory. The mind of the creator of this illustration is a threat to all democratic, humane and solidarity values in our country. Even artistic freedom has limits”, — Alfred Weidinger, director of the department of culture of Upper Austria, was indignant.