A hidden gem of Classical Modernism near Bernau: The Bauhaus Bundesschule Bernau
n 1932 Mies van der Rohe designed this masterpiece of classical modernism for Martha and Karl Lemke as a residence for the art enthusiastic and modern architecture loving couple.
My favorite sight in Armenia was this jewel of architecture at Lake Sevan. In 1932 Gevorg Kochar and Mikael Mazmanyan were commissioned to design a Writers Resort (the building behind the UFO). There were clear tendencies at the time to build with classical, armenian style elements but they argued for Modernism. In 1937 both architects […]
During and after WW1 the Ottoman Empire or more exactly the Young Turks (a turkish reformist and nationalist political party active in the early 20th century) systematically killed up to 1,5 Million Armenians in a genocide. This memorial was build during Soviet times in 1967 in response to the 1965 Yerevan demonstrations to remember the victims. […]
Yerevan Republic Square and City Center Yerevan Cascade Kathoghike Church Kond Strolling the City Restaurant Gata Nakhsh Yerevan Karen Demirchyan Complex Yerevan Victory Park
On the road Dedham Cressbrook Higham From Above
Saline landscapes seen from above Finally arriving in Marseille Rians et son église Notre-Dame de Nazareth Allemagne en Provence Pont-de-Mirabeau Saint-Rémy-de-Provence et le Collégiale Saint-Martin Food Shopping Poppy Fields