Archiv für den Monat Mai 2019

5 days of Berlin – 4th day

This was already Sunday and as in Germany most museums are closed on Mondays, it was long overdue for my date with Tristan. The plan was to meet my Berlin friend in the early afternoon, to walk along Dircksenstraße and visit Haus Schwarzenberg, to have a look at a number of new murals there. To […]

5 days of Berlin – 3rd day

Those of you who are on the hunt for street art, cannot avoid Friedrichshain; it is a stronghold for graffiti, stencils, cut-outs and installations of local, national and international street artists. In times of cold war and German division, Friedrichshaun was a neighbourhood of the eastern part of Germany and part of the Capital of […]

Kulturzentrum Herne shows „Blaues Licht“

Berlin art collective ROCCO AND HIS BROTHERS, currently beeing presented at Alter Wartesaal Herne with their solo show Fri / Vol.2, go for cinema with „Blaues Licht“. The movie will be presented in a number of selected small German art house cinemas. Berlin art collective ROCCO AND HIS BROTHERS has made a name for itself […]

ROCCO UND SEINE BRÜDER solo show FRI / VOL.2

If it were able to tell stories, the historic waiting room at Herne station might have to tell a lot of tales. Last night ROCCO AND HIS BROTHERS have occupied the old waiting hall with a number of their installations and one more epic and memorable story was added to its annals. The installations created […]

5 days of Berlin – 2nd day

From my point of view, Schöneberg is a must go whenever I am in Berlin. Schöneberg is diverse and colourful and offers a wide range of possibilities. This neighbourhood has produced well known actors and artists like Marlene Dietrich, The Comedian Harmonists and Helmut Newton and JFK’s world-famous „Ich bin ein Berliner“ was spoken at […]

5 days of Berlin – 1st day

You certainly have noticed it long ago, my main interest is graffiti and street art, but this doesn’t mean, that I don’t have other interests on the side. The trigger for my visit of Berlin this time was Tristan. No – Tristan isn’t the name of my Berlin friend, who delivers me with news from […]

5 days of Berlin – Appetizer

At least out of the bed, but still footsore and weary. I’m totally flashed and not least my Berlin friend is to blame for, who has dragged me up and through Berlin – merciless. You must have guess it, I have been in Berlin again and as usual, I have shot plenty of pictures. And […]

April is finished – but this is not the end of 2019

I have to say good bye for a short break, as I will visit my friend, who regularly supplies me with news from the province. I hope that I’ll have a sack full of new pictures and stories for you, when I’m back. Let’s see, if my my faithful companion dog Phatty will wait for […]