Inside Rockenberg — Art in a Youth Prison

DRAW A LINE curated a rather uncommon art project inside prison walls last year. Roids (London), Horfèe & Ken Sortais (Paris), SatOne (Munich), Score & Fence (Berlin) were invited to paint the inner walls of JVA Rockenberg together with the inmates.

The film features footage of participating artists, inmates and the prison director. We invite you to find out more about the project and the challenges we all had to face.
The main idea behind this project was that the young inmates should get a chance to understand that people who live outside the prison walls have goals, that the inmates could actually experience how they work and learn directly from the artists about their view on life. During the week meaningful and inspiring conversations between the artists and the inmates took place. Read more:
Music by Philipp Granzin & Ivar
Supported by Montana Cans