The flag is a part of the Two/0.5/Half textile
. The piece takes the form of notes from the times of lock-down. The symbol on the flag is a drawing from the textile.
The drawing represents a familiar sign, in frequent use throughout Polish history, of two fingers outstretched in a gesture of victory, with marked distance between the fingers. The symbol reflects the frustration and helplessness numerous residents of countries throughout the world were plunged into during the pandemic. On the one hand, we felt the need to protest, one the other, this was practically impossible.
As authorities treat the pandemic regime instrumentally, citizens also treat the suggested safe distance instrumentally.read more