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Standing figures, miscellaneous

October 4, 2011


I think the Märchen is what’s keeping Germans balanced (with the weight of history, politics and philosophy on the other end), at least that’s what I thought when I saw the Märchenbrunnen in Volkspark Friedrichshain. Fortunately for me another grafitti artist had been doing his thing (see also the Wagner memorial), quite in keeping with […]

Very sad for Wagner (a tribute to Kiss)

August 8, 2011


A sign next to Wagner’s tormented statue in Tiergarten, with a good sense of irony. First an ugly roof had to be placed over it…. Then a Kiss fan had his way with it.