Arts and Gardens

Brave New Men

On a wall in the backyard of Sofie Lindstrøm's building in Rosenberggaten, street artist ARGUS has represented the financial elite.

ARGUS: Brave new men.
ARGUS: Brave new men.
Alf E. Andresen

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They are on the move, fast, confident men in suits. They are in sync and look quite similar. Perhaps some new victories at the Stock Exchange are within reach? They have no face, are devoid of individuality. Instead, flashes of yellow from goldfish in bowls.

To the right, ARGUS gives his instructions in the art of tying tie knots. It seems the knot is transforming into a hangman's noose.