Turbo Urban was the trigger for me to walk around Worringer Platz and pass the time until the exhibition was opened in the late afternoon. What I found, was a new street name which I have not as yet noticed. First I noticed SWEMMCHHEN with his/her stickers, looking like tiny little sponges, facial expressions varying. […]
Turbo Urban was opened last Saturday and I must confess, it was a harsh decision not to hurry for Düsseldorf – but sorry, Dortmund has won and Düsseldorf has pulled the short straw.
The last weekend I nearly have turned over and didn’t move fast enough at all. After having popped in at 1Null7 to have a look at MARTHA MARGARETE and her solo show Narcoleptic, I headed for Dortmund, were in the late afternoon the Pop Up Gallery in an old store at Speicherstraße was opened. One […]
Regardless of weather conditions Happy Easter to all of you and a lot of umbrella drinks
Murals are great; huge and overwhelming. But for me it’s the tiny things, I love the most. They drive me on. During my walks, again and again, the moment of surprise, finding something unsuspected in the streets, no matter if it is in my hometown or somewhere else. The smaller the pieces, the harder to […]
Cologne is a big city, regardless of whether on the right or on the left bank of the Rhine. My walks in Cologne often get out of control, because mostly I discover something unsuspected to make my plans upset.
I’ve no idea how many times I’ve said it, nor how many times I have to say it again in the future: my favorite spot in Dortmund’s Unionviertel is the backyard of Adlerstraße 59. I’m still waiting for someone to give me a hint, to find a spot to top the special atmosphere in this place. […]
There seem to be a new player with a fresh idea in Essen’s street art scene, who has a heart for birds. He/she/they install/s lovingly designed nesting boxes midst the desert, we’re calling city centre. I am certainly looking forward for the first winged residents moving in; always providing that no one will remove them […]
Have you ever been in Aachen? I wasn’t there until yesterday. Don’t get me wrong, all I knew `til yesterday was, that Aachen is a highly attractive destination. Beyond the common tourist attractions like the Roman residues and the medieval heart of the city with cathedral and its Treasury, Aachen is a student city with […]