Berlin Diary: Autumn Colors Summer

     |    Friday September 5th, 2014

Berlin, Treptower Park, 9:00 am and counting. Summer sun, warm and comforting. Across the pond the colors of autumn debuting in the green. It’s that time again – beautiful color time! It’s September in Berlin and colors are out.  Artists have always been fascinated by the vagaries of nature. Landscapes shift – Cezanne knows all 

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Berlin Diary: Juggling Life

     |    Monday April 8th, 2013

Some people have all the talent! I couldn’t believe my eyes when I spotted a very tall unicycle resting against a lamppost. The thing must have been close to 2 meters high – at any rate much bigger than I am. My astonishment was all the greater when my friend called out ‘look’! There, on 

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Berlin Diary: Graffiti Artist ALIAS

     |    Friday April 5th, 2013

This is a stencil graffiti by Berlin graffiti artist who goes by the name Alias. Alias may be working under an alias, but his work is pretty damn famous. This photo was taken in Kreuzberg just a few days ago. But the piece has been up on that wall for years! Now that’s a sign 

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Berlin Diary: Rain, Sleet, Snow? Bike On!

     |    Thursday March 21st, 2013

In the deepest depths of winter… Why is this man riding a bike? In 3, maybe 4 inches of snow? Berliners brave all kinds of weather to commute to work or just to get around. They are heroes. As crazy as it looks, riding a bike in the snow is not all that nuts. Ok, 

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