Archiv für den Monat Dezember 2016

Murals in Essen (2nd)

I was angry about a friend, who described Essen as a real desert of art and wondered about those preconception; unbraked by any expertise. I recommended him to open his eyes and look around. There is art in public space in Essen! Not that spectacular and well published as in Berlin or Hamburg, but we […]

There are impressive Murals in Essen too

Essen is a city in the midst of Germany and after Cologne, Düsseldorf and Dortmund the fourth biggest city of North Rhine-Westfalia. It is not known as a stronghold of street art, it cannot compete with those big three, but when I think it over, 10 murals spontaneously spring to my mind. It doesn’t always […]