Magical objects, scenes, dream and myth, representations of the invisible, Cadavre exquis and the game as an artistic method describe Meret Oppenheim’s work. The great retrospective in Martin Gropius Bau in Berlin now presents the entire spectrum of Meret Oppenheim’s oeuvre that was groundbreaking in its independence and diversity until today.
A wonderful and charming spot in Hamburg with Slow Food at its best. Already knowing and loving the Mutterland coffee shop near the central station, where I regularly pay a visit for a delicious organic breakfast, I discovered Mutterland Delikatessen unexpectedly.
The Frenchman Guy Bourdin (1921-1998) broke with all conventions of fashion and advertising photography. Instead of flat, striking publicity, Bourdin staged stories full of sexual fantasies and taboos, implying violence, cruelty and death.