top Big Brother

"Big Brother is watching you”! - Who controls the past, controls the future… who controls the present, controls the past (G. Orwell).

top The Spy Who Came in from the Cold

Portrait of Anna Vasilýevna Chapman.

top Gustav Gründgens' Mephisto

Gustav Gründgens was one of Germany's most influential actors of the 20th century, his most famous role was that of Mephistopheles in Goethe's Faust in 1956/57, which is still considered by many to have been the best interpretation of the role ever given.

top Yes, we scan!

Julian Assange, Edward Snowden, Bradley Manning.

top Homage to Edward Snowden

Michelle & Barack O. discussing the “Snowden-problem”.

top Igor Stravinsky

Portrait of the Russian composer Igor Stravinsky (1882-1971) as a young man, born near St. Petersburg.

top Franz Kafka

Franz Kafka (1883 -1924), a culturally influential German-language novelist, born in Prague.

top Bertolt Brecht and the War Victims

The German dramatist BB (1898-1956) and his war tragedy “Mother Courage and her Children“.

top There is no Escape

The Spanish surrealist painter Salvador Dalí (1904-1989)with his wife Gala, here a paraphrase of the European currency, the Euro.

top The Haunted House

Triptych - The beginning of the European Community.