> The gesture – a …


> The gesture – a highly deliberate, and thought out process – of these two Berlin-based artists (Leinkauf and Wermke) is overwhelming.
>> The result, the waterfall of connotations immediately attached to this wild, and courageous gesture (planting two white flags to commemorate the Roeblings – father and son – the two Berlin-based architects who built Brooklyn Bridge) far transcend whatever Leinkauf and Schemke might have anticipated.
>>> One only wishes the NY authorities might have allowed this wild and sublime gesture survive more than a few hours.