Monday’s Monument: MexikoPlatz, Vienna, Austria

Monday’s Monument: MexikoPlatz, Vienna, Austria

In 1956 Vienna renamed Erzherzog-Karl-Platz (Archduke Karl Square) as MexikoPlatz, and erected this memorial commemorating Mexico’s condemnation of the Anschluss (Nazi annexation of Austria to make a “Greater Germany”) in March, of 1938, the only country in the...
Monday’s Monument: Justice, Winnipeg, Canada

Monday’s Monument: Justice, Winnipeg, Canada

Created by local artist Gordon Reeve, the work was one of four public art pieces commissioned as part of the building of the new Law Courts in 1984. Consisting of three ribs or legs, the sculpture is topped by three long arms, each taking a different serpentine form....