Trompe-l’œil am Görli: Dies ist kein Kiosk

     |    Tuesday March 12th, 2013

Optical illusion at Görli! This is not a newsstand. It is a picture of a picture of newsstand.  The whole thing is a fake, although the shelf below the sales window looks like you could go right up to it and and pick up a paper. This large photo billboard is a picture of the 

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Der Kronkorken-König: Mathias Waller Mosaik in Görlitzer Park

     |    Thursday February 28th, 2013

Mosaic by Mathias Waller in Görlitzer Park Berlin Mathias Waller has created a new mosaic in Kreuzberg’s Görlitzer Park near our offices in Berlin. Appropriately embedded in the side of the Turkish Fountain ruins, the piece is quite large, like Waller’s other bottle cap mosaics. In summer, he had some temporary urban art pieces embedded 

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Color My World!

     |    Tuesday February 19th, 2013

Winter seem to last forever in Berlin. The U-Bahn, our subway, is sometimes the only dab of color in an otherwise monotone landscape. From xhiller in Kreuzberg: color my world! Winter seem to last forever in Berlin. The U-Bahn, our subway, is sometimes the only dab of color in an otherwise monotone landscape. From xhiller 

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Guerilla Knitting: Damit der Laternenpfahl nicht friert

     |    Thursday February 14th, 2013

xhiller was out of the inner city and the last thing you’d expect to see is some beautiful guerrilla knitting so far out in the boondocks. But here it is – proof in pudding. A lamppost near Wannsee in Berlin, Germany gets a warm covering. Full Wool Jacket! This particular knitting masterpiece was dedicated to 

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Random Urban Landscape: Sonne und Spree

     |    Tuesday February 12th, 2013

xhiller visits the Spree on a cold, sunny day. The colors of the graffiti are echoed in the colors of the river itself and the new buildings on the opposite shore. The banks to the Spree are more often than not an abandoned-looking jumble of garbage, old ruins from some building long gone, and ungroomed 

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