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"But the word of the Lord endureth for ever." Ikegaya's Nested Churches at Berlin's St. Elisabeth's.

„Des Herrn Wort bleibt in Ewigkeit“.This text, 1 Peter 1:25, was on the frieze of Karl Friedrich Schinkel’s Elisabethkirche in Berlin from 1834, when it was built, through its destruction in World War II, until well into the 1990s, when it sat as a ruin. 241 weitere Wörter

Berlin

Monuments To Three Dead Empires

On this sunny Monday I decided to get some fresh air and inspect the remains of a few empires which exist only in history books. 1.462 weitere Wörter

How To Win Friends And Wear Eyeliner, Also Philosophers' Graves

Meeting people in Berlin has been a challenge since I arrived. I already discussed at one point that Germans are very closed off, and that it is hard to find friends when you’re already alone. 1.428 weitere Wörter

A beautiful lie - Gendarmenmarkt

by Elisa Recker


When I first moved to Berlin, the Gendarmenmarkt really caught my attention. I found it very beautiful at first, and interesting as well. 844 weitere Wörter

Architecture Critiques

Neo-Gothic by... Schinkel?

Firstly, as a man who mastered neo-classicism, Schinkel has an eye for proportion. So when asked by Crown Prince Friedrich Wilhelm IV to undertake a new architectural philosophy, he knew the design was in meticulous and balanced hands. 455 weitere Wörter

Architecture

ARCHITECTURAL DESIGNS Collection KARL SCHINKEL Architecture Design Funiture More

ARCHITECTURAL DESIGNS Collection KARL SCHINKEL Architecture Design Funiture More
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